- 05 December 2013 | Surfing
"Incredible Waves" is a coffee-table book of photographs that capture the beauty and majesty of the world's most awesome waves.
Do waves deserve an exclusive book? Of course, they do. Beautiful, unique, kaleidoscopic, geometrically exquisite. Perfect waves are some of Mother Nature's most alluring and mesmerising creations.
"Incredible Waves: An Appreciation of Perfect Surf" features the most awesome breaks: Pipeline, Cloudbreak, The Right, Shipstern's Bluff, The Wedge, Desert Point, Skeleton Bay and Teahupoo, to name just a few.
Photos are accompanied by essays, insights from pro surfers, photo technique tips, plus a discussion about current trends in surf photography.
This breathtaking volume is a collection of the best recent work by 28 top surf photographers including Clark Little, Brian Bielmann, Chris Burkard, Russell Ord, Mickey Smith, Alan van Gysen, Brad Masters, Alex Marks, Jeff Flindt, Ray Collins, Laurent Pujol, Tim McKenna and Andrew Shield.
Readers interested in improving their own photographic skills will benefit from the technique sections at the back of the book which offer tips and advice for getting better shots.
Lineup shots, telephoto shots and water shots are all covered, along with tips for getting the best from POV cameras such as the ubiquitous GoPro.