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A “Kanvas By Katin” ad from the mid 1970’s shot in Hawaii on the North

A "Kanvas By Katin" ad from the mid 1970's shot in Hawaii on the North Shore, Maybe 1974 ? A “Kanvas By Katin” ad from the mid 1970’s shot in Hawaii on the North Shore, Maybe 1974 ?. Money Sponsorship was virtually unheard of in those days & the best you could hope for was to get some product for free. To be chosen for a Winter…

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A photo from the mid 1970’s of 3 of the greatest Pipeline legends, Jackie Dunn,

A photo from the mid 1970's of 3 of the greatest Pipeline legends, Jackie Dunn, Rory Russell & The King Gerry Lopez on the beach at Pipeline in Hawaii A photo from the mid 1970’s of 3 of the greatest Pipeline legends, Jackie Dunn, Rory Russell & The King Gerry Lopez on the beach at Pipeline in Hawaii. There are tons of images of these 3 surfers getting barrelled permanently burned into my memory…

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Sunset Beach, Aricias ? Food Wagon, North Shore, Hawaii, mid 70’s

Sunset Beach, Aricias ? Food Wagon, North Shore, Hawaii, mid 70's Sunset Beach, Aricias ? Food Wagon, North Shore, Hawaii, mid 70’s. Photo, Dan Merkel. From left to right , Me, Mark Warren, Bruce Raymond, Glenn Kalakukui, Peter Townend & Wayne Rabbit Bartholomew. How amazing looking is Glenn’s red…

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Pipeline, North Shore, Hawaii

Pipeline, North Shore, Hawaii Pipeline, North Shore, Hawaii. Photo Bernie Baker. Bernie sent me this shot that he took of the sunset at Pipe a couple of days ago. It’s an epic photo. I’ve never been in Hawaii in April but I’m guessing it’s very rare to get a swell…

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A random freight train left reeling off on the North Shore

A random freight train left reeling off, I took the photo on North Shore in Hawaii A random freight train left reeling off, I took the photo on North Shore in Hawaii. Have no idea what the wave is called or even if it has a name. Its not on the Haleiwa to V-Land stretch. There was no one out & there was no easy access. It would have been a long…

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Riding a twin fin in the mid 80’s at Haleiwa, North Shore, Hawaii

Mid-80s-Haleiwa-North-Shore-Hawaii.-Im-riding-a-Twin-Fin-that-I-shaped-sprayed-at-home-in-Newcastle. Mid 80’s , Haleiwa, North Shore, Hawaii. I’m riding a Twin Fin that I shaped & sprayed at home in Newcastle. It’s 6’4″, 20″ wide & 23/4″ thick. This was my good wave Twinny, It was a little longer &…

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Classic North Shore truck with quiver of boards

I-dont-know-who-the-photographer-is-but-I-thought-this-was-a-classic-photo.-It-kinda-sums-up-the-Nor I don’t know who the photographer is but I thought this was a classic photo. It kinda sums up the North Shore in Hawaii. A truck with a quiver of boards in the back ready to tackle anything the ocean throws at you.…

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Epic sunset on the North Shore

Another-stupidly-epic-Sunset-last-night-looking-towards-Kaena-Point-on-the-North-Shore-Hawaii Another stupidly epic Sunset last night looking towards Kaena Point on the North Shore, Hawaii.…

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Off The Wall, North Shore

Off-The-Wall-North-Shore-Hawaii-during-the-middle-of-the-day-yesterday.-Only-a-few-guys-out-lots-of- Off The Wall, North Shore, Hawaii during the middle of the day yesterday. Only a few guys out, lots of close outs with the bigger sets but some nice in between ones.…

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Massive rip at Off The Wall

I-took-this-photo-about-5pm-yesterday-arvo-at-Off-The-Wall-on-the-North-Shore-looking-to-the-left-of I took this photo about 5pm yesterday arvo at “Off The Wall” on the North Shore looking to the left of the path. It was weird, there was a massive rip running & swirling through OTW , Backdoor & Pipeline with the swell seeming to be missing…

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