Usually before a ride like this you would pack everything and go to bed early. I thought I was smarter and had a blast saying goodbye to Portimão: beer, red wine, gin tonic a bifana and more beer to top it off. Felt great about leaving this dump and had to celebrate. I had planned … Continue reading It´s A Narrow Open Road: Part I
Me and Sebastian aka Salty frames planned to meet early at Cordoama´s Miradouro. From the top of this cliff we waited for the offshore to kick in. The swell was bigger than expected and breaking everywhere. It´s weird to look at waves from this height, but the spit coming out from a couple of gems … Continue reading Getting The Shot
In a way I am glad I broke this electronic beast. It has forced me to challenge my brain with this pastel thing I am doing. Maybe you don´t know, but I painted before I got into photography, mostly abstract and collage stuff. It´s amazing when you combine diferent skills. Having a blast. Even wrote … Continue reading Broken Camera
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
It´s been a weid summer. After a crazy spring the sun has finaly turned up and tourists are once again flocking to the Algarve. The swell is average onshore wind swell fat as hell and dumping in the end section. Good enough for my boyz Marlon and Gony to have some fun with the summer … Continue reading Summer Vibes
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
Stoked on another print collaboration, this time in the german magazin Blue. Marlon and Arrifana and a little effort/talent/luck were the ingridients. Starting to feel like a veteran having published in so many countries so many times. Do not mistake this mag for the japanese one with the same name.