Laurent Pujol is a great surfer. He competed at the highest level for many years, until a shoulder injury forced him to quit pro surfing.

Now, he is an even greater surf photographer. Pujol developed his own photo shooting techniques. One of them is quite simple: he rides inside the tube behind the man or woman he wants to capture.

For Laurent Pujol, a barrel necessarily means getting pounded. But the final result is absolutely amazing.