Vintage Collectibles - Magazines - Surfer's Journal - Volumes 10 - Present
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Yasha Hetzel chronicles his Southern Hemisphere travels, including Indo, New Zealand and scary Western Oz. Paul Gross waxes nostalgia in "Transitions." Ken Bradshaw feature takes a look at the hellman's quest for size. He....... Details
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"Light in Darkest Baja: Kent Layton's Boat Ranch, Maldives travel feature, and "Clockwork Blue: The Strange Journey of 1970 World Champ Rolf Aurness. Insane Mike Balzer portfolio chock full of portraits and pumping....... Details
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Let's start with a Mozambique travel adventure. Then sign up for a surfing survival boot camp -- with North Shore Lifeguards Jeff Johnson and Todd Sells, Chris Malloy, and Photographer Seth Stafford -- on a self-inflicted....... Details
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South African hellmen Ian Armstrong and Cass Collier hard charging underground power zones. Other features include "Noll's Wood," and an El Salvador travel feature. Warren Bolster takes us deep into a Teahupoo tube with a....... Details
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This packed issue includes a Jon Frank portfolio, a stunning Japanese pictorial, a Larry Bertlemann retrospective, an unlikely excursion to surf a muddy Amazon tidal bore, and Sam Cody's "Resin Art." A South America travel....... Details
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Derek Hynd feature, the Duke stamp, New South Wales pictorial, and Rum Pirate John Elwell remembers Oahu 1958-60 from his sloop in the Sea of Cortez. Epic blur-motion images of Teahupoo by Warren Bolster will leave you in a....... Details
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Andaman Islands travel feature, "Board Stories" by Jeff Devine, David Pu'u's "Retinal Scans: Input for Your Cones and Rods," David Anderson's Bronze Age wave sculptures, David Rastovich feature, Miki Dora tribute, and a....... Details
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Check out the Miki Dora prom photo from 1969 on page 1! This issue also features a John Bilderback portfolio, a Kevin Short gallery, a lengthy Reynolds Yater interview, modern outrigger canoes, "Lost Horizons: Surf....... Details
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Nothing compares to sitting down with an issue of the Journal after a hard day's work. This one includes a Naki portfolio, Kimo Hollinger scrapbook, and lengthy Sumba travel feature with grinding lefts at Nihiwatu. Jim....... Details
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A Walter Iooss portfolio offers some stunning portraits and relatively empty Kauai lineups. "Mana Overboard: Heavy Abundance at Laguna Art Museum's 'Surf Culture' Show" offers a surfing history lesson for all who tune in. A....... Details
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A French Riviera travel feature illustrates that there are indeed surfing waves on the Mediterranean coast. The late Miklos (Micki) Dora pens "The Aquatic Ape," his "closing argument." Joel Smith reinvents the sport of....... Details
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"The Price of Gas: Watermen as Stuntmen, From Duke to Dora to Doerner" examines surfers doubling for stars in the movies. Bob McTavish re-analyzes the shortboard revolution in "Kicking Over the Traces." In "Progressions,"....... Details
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Begin with a colorful Tamarin Bay travel feature, then check out Stanley Pleskunas' remarkable inventions. Or visit the Outer Hebrides Islands off Scotland's Atlantic coast for a chilly diversion. This issue also includes a....... Details
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Travel with Dan Malloy and Tom Campbell to remote Indian Ocean locales. Then accompany Nathan Myers as he gathers data for "Surfing's Ultimate Encyclopedia" by calling living legends on the phone. Follow Geoff "Camel" Goulden....... Details
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This one features a travel adventure to Papua New Guinea, a Steve Wilkings pictorial, and Andrew Kidman gallery. A Rick Griffin feature and "Colored Laminations" makes for a quality read. Direct from the publisher, these....... Details
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This issue features a year-long quest for big waves with Rusty Long, an Angola travel feature, "Invisible in Maine," and Mickey Dora in Chile. Direct from the publisher, these mint back issues are immediately sealed in a....... Details
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This issue features "A Night at the Cantina," a travel adventure to Pavones, Costa Rica. Also includes a profile of Gene "Tarzan" Smith and a look at 10 of New Zealand's most interesting characters. Direct from the....... Details
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This issue includes "Infinite Games: The Final Days of Peter Crawford," Scott Carter's "Ankle Snappers," a French Polynesia travel feature, an Edem Elesh gallery, Dale Velzy profile, East Coast hurricane chasers, and a David....... Details
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Content includes an Indian Ocean sailing adventure, "A Shaper's Fugue" by Dave Parmenter, and "The Grassy Knoll: Dan Malloy Parses a Moroccan Hideaway." Also features a Thomas Campbell gallery, an interview with the legendary....... Details
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WARNING: Objects in mirror may be closer than they appear! Content includes "Bluebridge Ferry Breakdown: 17 Days on the New Zealand Coast," with words and photos by Cory Scott. Lucky travelers include Aamion Goodwin, Mark....... Details
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If this cover shot of Lance's Right in the Mentawais doesn't get you going, you're already gone. Take in a European travel feature with photographs by Eric Chauche. This feature includes lots of insane Mundaka and....... Details
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"Dane Peterson slack-lines through the shallows, not quite ready to give in to small-wave malaise." This packed issue includes "Lost in the Fun Park: A Surf/Climb Through Victoria, Australia" by Jeff Johnson and Chris....... Details
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The Flea gets flicked at Waimea Bay during the Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau, held on December 15, 2004. Content includes "Gasoline Alley," a look at the Jaws circus on the same day the Eddie was going off. Also....... Details
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"Bentley" pulls into a sparkly cave during an epic day at Red Bluff, deep in wildest Western Australia. Content includes a travel feature to Canada's east and west coasts. Plus "Soundings: Eight Foamwrights Weigh In On the....... Details
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This nearly empty New Zealand lineup invites those who "don't require helmet-and-tow-vest, double-sucking, backless mackers." If you haven't heard of bodyboarder/surf photographer Jeff Flindt, you should. Check out his....... Details
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Andy Irons get lost in the crowd on another below-sea level day at Teahupoo. Ace photographer Patrick Trefz makes a case for the classic black-and-white in a digital world...Classic Mavericks, Stockton Avenue, and Murph....... Details
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"The mystic eye revisited," courtesy of Teahupoo, the millenium wave. This is the Journal's 15-year anniversary issue, complete with a special raised-relief cover process. The cover itself is a work of art! Shane Peel....... Details
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Do not attempt to adjust the focus on your computer...C.J. Nelson reaches maximum trim speed as recorded "through the blurred lens of Thomas Campbell." Content includes a Devon Howard portfolio -- with some amazing shots....... Details
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Eli Mirandon is born again inside this sunrise-lit winter tube in California. Content includes a Maldives travel adventure with Brazilian wonderkid Adriano de Souza. Then sail to remote spots in the Philippines and....... Details
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"Dan Malloy's balanced, forward drive trim is Kabuki-like in its ritual perfection." Derek Hynd pens a Tasmania photo feature. Also includes a retro Andy Davis gallery and "Other Roadside Attractions: Ten More Spots We'll....... Details
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This Micronesian microwave is looking pretty tempting, especially if you shrink yourself down to the size of an ant. Rizal Tanjung leads a group of red-hot Balinese surfers on a Mentawai's boat trip. Phil Jarratt pens "Top....... Details
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"It's beginning to look a lot like hypothermia." Canada beckons the hardy. Content includes "The Resistance: Paddling by Design at Maverick's. Featured shapers include Pat Curren, Ken Bradshaw, Dave Parmenter, and Randy....... Details
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When tube riding becomes routine, pros like Andy Irons resort to floating on top of the barrel instead of merely riding inside it. Featured watermen include Bev Morgan, Brian Keaulana, and Joe Bark. Check out Wild Bill....... Details
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Nice view if you can afford it...a Tahitian self-portrait by photographer Ross McBride. Content includes "A Shaper's Path: An Interview with Mark Richards," a Dana Brown profile, and a classic John Witzig portfolio titled....... Details
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Photographer Stuart Gibson sucker-punches us halfway around the world with this striking image of Dustin Hollick pulling into a huge shack at Shipstern's Bluff, Tasmania. Content includes a profile of Chilean hellman Ramon....... Details
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Get deep in the tube with "Point of View: The Innermost Visions of Brian Conley." Other content includes "Send Them Bagels: The New York Surfing Life," a Jack O'Neill profile, a Baja travel adventure featuring the....... Details
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Tommy Witt makes it look easy with his "fully leveraged third-world squat in Central America." Content includes a closer look at the Santa Clara Rivermouth and "In a Big Sea: Josh Angulo's Island Run." A Rob Gilley travel....... Details
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The lineup at Rincon, looking deceivingly uncrowded as recorded through the lens of David Pu'u. Content includes a DJ Struntz portfolio, a fins-free experiment by Derek Hynd titled "Fretless," and "Lost Archipelago" by....... Details
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"Andy Irons exhibits neo-classical form at a French sandbar." Check out the entire 16-shot sequence on pages 110-111. Yes, he gets utterly shacked and spit out on this lime-green super gem. Lensman Cyrus Sutton makes the....... Details
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"The distillation process in Scotland is not limited to malted barley." Aberdeen local goofyfoot Luke Havemann samples a fine North Atlantic vintage. Content includes a fine Scotland pictorial by Al MacKinnon featuring....... Details
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There's no question that surfing is a religious experience. Just ask Hawaii's Sebastian Zietz, "with speed to burn in the Batu Batu Islands, Sumatra, Indonesia." Surf Photographer Shane Peel offers his year in review, with....... Details
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Lineup cover shots like this are what separates the Journal from the mainstream consumer surf mags. Here Carlos Cabrero takes a choice line at Gas Chambers in Puerto Rico. Content includes "Fuzzy Returns to Rincon" by....... Details
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This undergroundTasmanianboat-access-only right willremain anonymous until someone sells it out...but you can bet it won't be the Journal. Content includes "Galacia: Journey to the End of the World" by Tony Butt........ Details
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If surf breaks were rated like downhill ski runs, thisIrish grinderwould be a black diamond for sure. Content includes "Gone to Soldiers" by Jeff Mull and a Donald Takayama autobiography as told to Scott Hulet. In....... Details