Category Archives: Photography

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FROM THE BEGINNING WITH ERICA CANDICE

Director: Will Warasila Edited by: AJ Addario Creative Director: Joseph Licata Model: Erica Candice of Ford Models Music: Mystery Lights – To Tough to Bare Special thanks to: 3×1 & Calvin Klein  

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ICELAND ADVENTURE: SURFING, GEOTHERMAL BATHS AND NORTHERN LIGHTS

As part of our 10 Unforgettable Place To Travel To In 2015, our contributors are helping us check some of those destinations off our list by bringing you epic images from each destination. In our latest installment, Chris Mosier travels … Continue reading

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JEAN-PHILIPPE PITER’S PURE

Jean-Philippe Piter was born in Dakar in 1968. At the age of 16 Jean-Philippe left Sénégal and moved to France to study photography. After completing his studies Jean-Philippe served as an assistant to some of the biggest names in the … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: KRISTIN BARONE, CREATIVE CONSULTANT, SHARES A FEW THINGS THAT MAKES HER STYLE HER OWN

Kristin Barone, the former International Fashion Director at WWD, now creative consultant and humanitarian, supporting the efforts of Red Earth Trading Company and Know Think Act. Here Kristin shares what makes her style her own. KRISTIN BARONE | STYLE-LIST What is … Continue reading

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A NIGHT WITH ANASTASIA ASHLEY

By: Joseph Licata Anastasia and I have been trying to pull together a shoot for some time, nearly three years to be precise. So when this longtime supporter of Surf Collective and kick ass little shredder was in NYC a … Continue reading

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10 UNFORGETTABLE PLACES TO TRAVEL TO IN 2015

By: Joseph Licata As the world gets smaller (thank you internet) it seems our travel bucket-list continues to get bigger. And with the consistent stream of travel porn on Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram, each week a new destination get’s added to that … Continue reading

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THE PUFFER COAT WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE

By: Joseph Licata The puffer coat, a staple of those of any good sense in a cold climate, has made a bit of a transition this year from functional fashion to well, fashionable fashion. These down filled friends have not … Continue reading

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GOOD GAUZE, THE PERFECT WAY TO SPEND A GETAWAY

By: Joseph Licata If you’re preparing for an upcoming holiday away and need a little inspiration, then you’re in luck. Brydie Mack, with her latest editorial, shows us the way for that perfect getaway. Now this isn’t as practical if … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY WINTER SWELL BRINGS SOME EARLY HOLIDAY GIFTS

By: Will Warasila New Jersey serves up some pretty great waves if you know where to look. And with this past week’s winter swell we knew one guy that would have a line on a few fun spots—Stefan Gamon. So we … Continue reading

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DEREK HYND AND THE F-F-F-F-FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

By Jamie Brisick About three years ago a video was posted on YouTube that not only captivated the surf world, but got it scratching its collective chin with what ifs? In it, Australian Derek Hynd takes off on a series … Continue reading

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NAT LANYON’S QUEENSLAND – (NSFW)

Surf Collective: What inspires you? Nat Lanyon: Music, life in general. Being fit & healthy I always feel more inspired, don’t get me wrong I’m still hungover alot, but you gotta push through it, because I’m not productive when I’m hung haha. Im always … Continue reading

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ATLAS: I WILL REARRANGE THE STARS, PULL ‘EM DOWN TO WHERE YOU ARE…

May these words be the first To find your ears. The world is brighter than the sun Now that you’re here. Though your eyes will need some time to adjust To the overwhelming light surrounding us, I’ll give you everything … Continue reading

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DAILY INSPIRATION: HANALEI REPONTY by KANE SKENNARD

    Photos by Kane Skennar Styling by Mark Vassallo Model, Hanalei at IMG Surfboard by Matty Yeates Photographed at The Pass, Byron Bay Australia THANKS KANE

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DANIEL FULLER // MEDITATION ON BLUE

Inspired by the tradition of theatrical pictorial innovation present in the landscape and seascape photography of Ansel Adams, Hiroshi Sugimoto, and Andreas Gursky – Fuller has positioned his photographic practice against the notion of the decisive moment and instead creates … Continue reading

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DAILY INSPIRATION: GROVE IS IN THE HEART / EMMA TEMPEST & MAGDALENA FRACKOWIAK FOR MIXT(E)

MIXT(E Magazine – Styling: Dimphy Den Otter, Model: Magdalena Frackowiak, Photography: Emma Tempest  

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STYLE-LIST: JOSEPH LICATA, EDITOR IN CHIEF OF SURF COLLECTIVE SHARES HIS LIST OF MUST HAVES

As the Editor in Chief of Surf Collective and former brand manager for the likes of Calvin Klein, Kenneth Cole and House of Dereon among others; I’ve seen trends come and go, and my tastes shift from year to year, … Continue reading

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STYLE-LIST: TAYLOR STEELE, DIRECTOR AND PRODUCER, SHARES WHAT HE NEEDS MOST WHEN ON THE ROAD

Taylor Steele, an award-winning director and producer, who broke new ground with his surf film ‘Momentum’ and continues to surprise us with film after film through his production company Poor Specimen. Here Taylor shares what he needs most when he’s … Continue reading

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WARHOL AND BASQUIAT FIGHT FOR STREET ART

By: Joseph Licata The Brazilian artist Kobra just wrapped up his latest piece in New York City (Brooklyn to be precise), painting this mural on Bedford and N9. It features the iconic image of Andy Warhol and Michael Basquiat in boxing … Continue reading

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FINLESS IN SAN O WITH YANN AND JOEY

Photography & Words By: Mike Townsend  “Yann, what’re the directions again? Oh shit, I know the place, I’ll be there in 20.” “OK fantastic, see you then.” I pull up to see barefooted Yann in front of his house waving … Continue reading

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SUMMER RENTAL’S SUMMER RENTAL

By: Joseph Licata Meet David, he is the man behind Summer Rental and some great tees coming out of Brooklyn right now. A cheeky, high-brow take on the perfect tee that we all love each summer. The tee that fits perfectly, is the … Continue reading

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AKILA BERJAOUI PHOTOGRAPHY // THIS IS SUMMER

By: Joseph Licata Australian-based photographer Akila Berjaoui captures moments that document a very real and intimate interaction between her, her subjects and their surroundings. Berjaoui, inspired heavily by the sea and surf, uses it as both a public and private … Continue reading