Half Dome, Yosemite, California

Half Dome, Yosemite, California
Half Dome, Yosemite, California. I took this from the lookout at Glacier Point. An absolutely crazy view especially with the two waterfalls on the RHS of picture. Crowd factor was OK from this viewing area, easy to get a spot without anyone in front of you.…

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Yosemite National Park, California

Yosemite National Park, California
Yosemite National Park, California. EL Capitan on the LHS & Cathedral Rocks on the RHS. I took this photo from the small Valley View pull off area. It could be about the best scenic photo I have ever taken. No talent on my part, I just aimed & tapped…

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Fort Point, San Francisco

Fort Point, San Francisco
Fort Point, San Francisco. I’ve occasionally seen photos of this surf spot over the years in various surfing magazines. To see it in real life today was seriously awesome. The sets were inconsistent but there were only two guys out & one of them…

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MR Retro models looking for new homes

MR Retro models looking for new homes
Posted on May 8, 2015 by Mark Richards

MR Retro models looking for new homes. A collection of just finished 1979 Single Fins, 1978 & 1980 Twin Fins. Glassed by Mick at PSM in Byron Bay. Color work by Mono. All of these are glassed to last in 6 OZ with gloss & polished finishes. The single…

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A custom “Hornet” model for Mick Dykman ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle

A custom "Hornet" model for Mick Dykman ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle
Posted on May 8, 2015 by Mark Richards

A custom “Hornet” model for Mick Dykman ordered through Slimes Surf & Skate in Newcastle. Its 6’0″,193/4″ wide & 21/2″ thick. Volume is 32 litres. This model is a little wider in the nose & tail compared…

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A recent Sunrise, Merewether Beach, Newcastle

A recent Sunrise, Merewether Beach, Newcastle
Posted on May 4, 2015 by Mark Richards

A recent Sunrise, Merewether Beach, Newcastle. ( no filters or enhancements used ), @mynewcastle…

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Custom “Lone Ranger” model for Pierre Agnes

Custom "Lone Ranger" model for Pierre Agnes
Posted on May 3, 2015 by Mark Richards

Custom “Lone Ranger” model for Pierre Agnes. Pierre runs Quiksilver & lives in France. He ordered this board from me during the Quiksilver Pro on the “Goldy”. I shaped it in Mark Platers shaping room in Byron Bay on one of…

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The bottom of Jack Perry’s 7’3″ “Bustin Down The Door” wing pin single fin

The bottom of Jack Perry's 7'3" "Bustin Down The Door" wing pin single fin
Posted on May 2, 2015 by Mark Richards

The bottom of Jack Perry’s 7’3″ “Bustin Down The Door” wing pin single fin. I posted a picture of the deck yesterday & a lot of people commented, ( Thanks, I appreciated the feedback. ). So I figured I should post a photo…

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A single fin wing pin for Jack Perry

A single fin wing pin for Jack Perry
Posted on May 1, 2015 by Mark Richards

A single fin wing pin for Jack Perry. It’s a scaled down version of my 1976 Retro “Bustin Down The Door” model which is usually 7’8″ long. Jack’s board is 7′ 3″, 191/2″ wide , & 23/4″…

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Flying Saucer Model, This one is 6’10”, 211/2″ wide & 23/4″ thick

Flying Saucer Model, This one is 6'10", 211/2" wide & 23/4" thick
Flying Saucer Model, This one is 6’10”, 211/2″ wide & 23/4″ thick. Volume is 45 litres. It has a round tail with double bump soft wings. The bottom is single to double concave & the standard fin set up is thruster using…

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