Freddie “Astaire” Meadows

From the cold distant shores of Sweden came this friend of a friend who instantly became a friend by the name of Freddie Meadows. Marlon Lipke had already told me about this insane dude who explores secret slabs and does this crazy hikes, mostly by himself, sometimes at below zero temperatures. We met at Cordoama … Continue reading Freddie “Astaire” Meadows

Arrifana Sunset Fest

Skipped Salinas and catched a ride to this year´s Arrifana Surf Fest. Time for T were playing also, couldn´t miss that. Nice waves, great vibes and beautiful people. The Feijoada de choco with red wine was epic too! After some partying a tasty bifana and a pastel de nata ended the night sweetly. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eAjWCEciy70&w=560&h=315 This … Continue reading Arrifana Sunset Fest

Print Is Not Dead: Prime Surfing Mag

Happy to have this spread of Nic von Rupp published in the latest Prime Surfing mag edition. The cover has Leon Glazer flying high in the tropics. Too fantastic german Homo sapiens specimens with a touch of neanderthal raw power. https://vimeo.com/147998988 Specimen 1 https://vimeo.com/saulgarcia/leonglatzer_schnitzel Specimen 2 "Art is making something out of nothing and selling it." … Continue reading Print Is Not Dead: Prime Surfing Mag

Gony Is All In

Gony, Gonzalo. Moya, Zubizarreta, whatever. Surfer, entrepreneur and lover, not sure about the order. Friend. Stoked to see this guy doing well in my home town winning Liga Meo Figueira da Foz Pro. I have a lot of respect for this guys, like Marlon, Saca and Kikas now; travelling around the globe competing and for … Continue reading Gony Is All In

Wim Hof Method Workshop

As a long time fan of Wim Hof aka the Iceman it was a pleasure to shoot this workshop at Aljezur, Algarve. It took place yesterday at Atlantic Riders Lodge rooftop with a beautiful view and relaxing music. Sweet to catch up with some old friends like Ramon Laureano from Jet Resgate. Alex Botelho was … Continue reading Wim Hof Method Workshop

Mazari By The Sea

A sunny day with the seductive Mazari in one of the most terrible March months in almost a century. Waves were tiny, but the light was beautiful and the temperature was mild here in the Algarve. She got her 5mm wetsuit on, but I wished she had taken the bikini. Even with this rigorous winters I am … Continue reading Mazari By The Sea

Jam Session

A cool photoshoot of the new Jam Traction deckpads turned into a night out at Mellow Loco bar in Lagos and a great session at Zavial, the day after. The boys had come down from Lisbon, where Gony finished 2nd in the Caparica QS. Marlon Lipke, Roby D´amico, Hodei Collazo and cia smashed the lips of Zavial … Continue reading Jam Session

There´s A Big Dilema About The Big Storm Emma

Emma was mixing pleasure with pain yesterday. The surfers were happy, at least the ones who don´t have beach businesses... Waves everywhere, including inside Portimão harbour. Portuguese Kai Lenny Arnaud Dussen was on it as well as Portimão Surf Club actual president Francisco Canelas. The policia maritima kicked the boys out of the water, but … Continue reading There´s A Big Dilema About The Big Storm Emma