Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfer's Journal - Volumes 1 - 9
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This is the one you've been looking for: Volume 1, No. 1! Great J-Bay travel feature takes a look back at some of the great surfers to charge the famed righthander, including Owl Chapman, Shaun Thomson, Terry Fitzgerald,....... Details
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"Cakewalk: The Consumate Pipe Master Gerry Lopez" profile by Drew Kampion offers some amazing Pipeline sequences. An Erik Aeder pictorial and Kelly Slater interview complete the content. No, you can't buy this back issue from....... Details
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From The Surfer's Journal first year of publication, "Humaliwu: The Epic Saga of California's Perfect Point" offers a study of early Malibu. Check out Darryl Todd's conception of Malibu (pages 34-35) when generations of....... Details
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Skip Frye interview and a surf lifestyle feature highlights Bruce Brown's Santa Barbara County retreat, written by Brown's daughter, Dana. Baja Sur travel feature and Woody Woodworth pictorial add to the sheer collectibility....... Details
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Drew Kampion takes a look back at 1969 in "When the Smoke Cleared." Bill Boyum offers a first-hand account of the very first G-Land expedition with comments and captions by Gerry Lopez. Peter Cole, Bunker Spreckels, and Joel....... Details
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Wayne Lynch interview and Gerald Saunders pictorial highlight this SJ from 1993. Western Australia and Kauai figure prominently. The shots of huge Hanalei and mud-brown, gaping Kalihiwai on pages 65-66 are heavy duty. Also a....... Details
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Tom Curren interview, a feature on the late Rell Sunn's country lifestyle, and Peter Crawford pictorial highlight this Journal from 1993. Fantastic, colorful imagery. This one is in near-mint or Betty condition with just a....... Details
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You can actually feel the quality...heavy stock, glossy cover, amazing photographs, very few ads. Steve Pezman seems to have a knack for knowing what we want: sophisticated presentation, editorial depth, diversity. Now that's....... Details
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"Les Vagues des France" explores the Basque coastline from Hossegor to Guethary and beyond. Also includes a Bob Simmons retrospective, while "Bruce Channon and Hugh McLeod's Surfing World" looks back at the Aussie greats of....... Details
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A Denjiro Sato portfolio shows why he is Japan's master surf photographer: "Big Waves always like strong earth. I always wonder why they have so much power. Always stronger than me. Making me respect the nature." Other....... Details
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A loaded early issue featuring "Mexico Memoirs," a Dale Velzy profile, a Matt Warshaw portfolio, "The Art of Victor Kerpel," "The (Pat) Curren Gun Project," a Christmas Island travel feature, and "The Box in the Attic," a....... Details
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Jock Sutherland profile, Caroline Zimmermann gallery, Brian Bielmann portfolio, "Talking Story" with Rabbit Kekai, "The California Dream Revisited," and easy ridin' in Costa Rica with longboarding legends like Robert August....... Details
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"Travels in Indonesia," John Kelly profile, LeRoy Grannis portfolio, and "1976 and the Birth of the World Professional Surfing Circuit." Gerry Lopez takes a "Quantum Leap" with his piece on tow-in surfing at Jaws. Wayne Lynch....... Details
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"The Strange Disappearance of Ron Stoner, "Odds and Ends: A Photo Editor's Mulligan Stew," "Dolphin Glide" with George Greenough, a Jerry Cibilic gallery, Maverick's pictorial, and Chile travel feature. This one's in....... Details
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"Island Hopping in the Caribbean" offers some tropical tubes in Tortola, Puerto Rico, and the Bahamas. Other content includes Dale Hope profile, Three views on the development of the shortboard, 1964-1968, "A Letter from....... Details
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Dave Parmenter essay explores postmodern surfing in the age of reason. Plus New Zealand greenery -- both in and out of the water, a Bud Browne interview, and an epic Rob Gilley portfolio. This issue is in very good or....... Details
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Chris Malloy pens "A North Shore Diary," while Brian Gillogly examines the ultimate surf mobile in "The Surf Woodie." Plus coverage of the Catalina Classic paddleboard race, a lengthy Don James portfolio, a "Twist" gallery,....... Details
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In this epic cover shot, Tom Curren nabs the tube ride of the season at Backdoor Pipe during a three-day hiatus to the North Shore. See the entire 14-shot sequence here... Other content includes a Jim Banks profile and....... Details
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Take a trip to remote Indonesia aboard the Indies Trader in Keoni Watson's "Wasteland: Where Almost All Waves Go Unridden." "Green on Blue" explores the relationship between highly paid young rippers and their adoring....... Details
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Take a marathon surf trip in "46 Months," a travel feature by Dana Fisher. Matt Warshaw interviews legends like Midget Farrelly, Kelly Slater, Tom Carroll, Tom Curren, and Nat Young in "Green on Blue on Tape." Other....... Details
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"Prodigy," Jeff Hakman profile by Gerry Lopez, Ron Anderson gallery, Coverage of the Catalina Classic Paddleboard Race, and John Callahan portfolio. Dale Velzy's sister provides a few momentos from the past in "Come Down to....... Details
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"California's Halcyon Days" covers the period from 1980 to 1983, "four short years that saw a giant leap forward in the development of West Coast surfing." "Eye of the Pelican: Tracing the Polecam Revival" offers some unique....... Details
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"Litmus: A Surfing Odyssey" by Andrew Kidman, Profile of master shaper Mike Diffenderfer, Brazil travel feature, "Young Man and the Sea" by John Severson, Rick Doyle portfolio, and Matt Warshaw looks at surfing in the....... Details
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This issue kicks off with selected black and white images from the book Surfers by Patrick Cariou. Then it's "Beyond G-Land: A Mentawai Wave Count" by Gerry Lopez (photos by Don King). Chris Hubbard pens "Climb to Surf," a....... Details
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Kevin Lovett takes us to remote Indonesia in "Custodians of the Point," an epic saga of Lagundi Bay, Nias. A Warren Bolster pictorial gives readers a surfer's-eye view of tube riding subtleties. Johnny Fain of Malibu feature....... Details
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"Endangered Species" examines the disappearing art of kneeboarding; George Greenough, Ray Pino, Bill Sharp, and Ron Romanosky figure prominently. "Returning to Tahiti" offers a beautiful look at French Polynesia beyond....... Details
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A G-Land travel feature by Gerald Saunders takes us inside the famed lefthander, while Bud Browne's "Cavalcade of Surf" takes us back to 1962. Warren Bolster offers some unique camera-board footage in "Maalaea: An Insider's....... Details
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Matt Warshaw's "Rough Cut: Surfing on Film" examines surf movies through the ages -- the good, the bad, and the downright ugly. Randy Dible takes readers on a Mainland Mexico travel adventure, "In Search of the Secret Point."....... Details
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No Way! It's Monterey County's own Jimmy Schaller shacked in Big Sur on his red and white spiderweb Town & Country twin fin (circa 1980) on pages 30-31. We miss you, Jimmy! Chris Klopf portfolio features epic Indonesia,....... Details
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Namotu travel feature explores Fiji beyond Cloudbreak, while a Clarence Maki portfolio looks back at some Hawaiian legends as youngsters, including Michael Ho, Larry Bertleman, and an 11-year-old David Nuuhiwa. Victoria....... Details
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Wedge pictorial leaves spectators awed and participants sandblasted, naked, and in some cases seriously injured. Other content includes a Steve Valiere gallery, Rob Keith pictorial, and Philippines travel feature. This....... Details
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Josh Mulcoy finds the green room within the red triangle in this cover shot, site of an elephant seal breeding ground. Great White drive-bys are commonplace here... This issue takes off with a Mainland Mexico retrospective....... Details
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Easter Island travel feature by Sam George will have you scratching your head..."Why isn't anyone out?" Also, an Eric Haas biography, Wayne Lynch travel feature titled, "The Crossing" (including an unlikely group made up of....... Details
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"Accelerator: The Terry Fitzgerald Story" documents the Sultan of Speed in his heyday. Or go mat surfing with George Greenough in Paul Gross' "Inflatable Dreams." If you like it cold, a Russia travel feature might inspire....... Details
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With aerial photographs, diagrams, and underwater shots, "Deconstructing Teahupoo" offers every conceivable reason to give this wave the respect it deserves -- preferably from the shore! An Ocean Beach pictorial begs for....... Details
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"Wave farming" in New Zealand, a Ron Church portfolio, John Severson feature, and Jeff Divine portfolio spanning 30 years of surf photography make this one a keeper. This one is in Betty-minus condition with just a few....... Details
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Mainland Mexico travel feature, Hank Pitcher art exhibit, and Jeff Johnson biography. Photographer Warren Bolster offers "The 50% Solution," a collection of images that combine above- and below-water views for a unique....... Details