Friday, August 15, 2014

Ryan Craig Wins the 2014 Follow the Light Awards


Congratulations are in order for our friend and A-Frame team member, Ryan "Chachi" Craig. Ryan captured the coveted Follow the Light Foundation award on July 29th, beating out a talented group of finalists. Equally adept shooting from the water and land, Chachi has a keen eye for unique angles and lighting.

Check out some photos from the awards ceremony here.

View Ryan's profile here.

Matt 'Wilko' Wilkinson

Conner Coffin

Alana Blanchard

Parker Coffin

Luke Davis
Mexican Sunset

Friday, July 25, 2014

9th Annual Follow the Light Award Ceremony

We always look forward to the Follow the Light Foundation Award Ceremony. First and foremost, it's a great tribute to our friend Larry "Flame" Moore. Larry was a great photographer, photo editor, mentor and, most importantly, a great person. These awards also showcase some amazing photography from some up and coming talents. This year's finalists are Ryan Craig, Woody Gooch, Seth DeRoulet, Dane Grady and Rambo Estrada. For a closer look at their work click here.

Please join us Tuesday, July 29th at the Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach to celebrate Flame and these five outstanding photographers. 

Andy Irons © Flame

Cortes Bank © Flame

Dino Andino © Flame

Brad Gerlach © Flame

Chris Ward © Flame

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Talk Story with Lisa Andersen

Surfline's latest Talk Story features arguably the most influential and important female in surfing, Lisa Andersen. Lisa shares some insight into how her passion and drive enabled her to become a world champion and the face of modern women's surfing. Classic video footage by Bill Ballard and images by A-Frame photographer's Tom Servais and Peter Brouillet help bring you back to the time when Lisa was turning the heads of surfers everywhere.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Eric Sterman Aerial Videography and Photography

If you've seen aerial footage of Kelly Slater's perfect 10 from the Volcom Pro or Jamie O'Brien getting shacked at Pipeline and Backdoor, then you've seen the work of A-Frame's Eric Sterman. Eric has been on the forefront of aerial photography from a drone and is the go to filmer for many pros and companies searching for that unique bird's-eye perspective of our sport.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Todd Glaser :: San Diego Surf Film Festival

If you're anywhere near the San Diego area from May 7 - 10, we'd recommend checking out the San Diego Surf Film Festival at Bird's Surf Shed. Not only will you be able to view Bird's impressive collection of surfboards and the latest independent surf films from around the globe, but you can attend a FREE slideshow/workshop by Todd Glaser on May 10th from 2 - 4 pm. Don't miss it!

Monday, April 28, 2014

Art Brewer Photography Workshops

Art Brewer, A-Frame and Surfline are proud to announce a series of photo workshops geared to the photographer who wants to up his/her game both in and out of the water. In an effort to make the curriculum as useful as possible we've built this survey to best understand your needs as a budding photo professional.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Thomas Vu, Todd Glaser and Rob Machado for Intel

In March we had the pleasure of working with Efran Films on an Intel project made for Vimeo. Todd Glaser was our man in the water shooting Rob Machado riding very expensive alaia boards made by artist Thomas Vu. Check the clip for the whole story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

2014 Steep and Deep Challenge Winners

Congratulations to Zak Noyle and Tyler Newton on capturing the 2014 Steep and Deep Challenge honoring the life of Sion Milosky.

Tyler Newton by Zak Noyle

This is the second time winning for Zak, as he also snapped the winning image of Billy Kemper during the inaugural year of the competition. This also makes it 3 in a row for A-Frame photographers as Tony Heff won last year with his shot of Nathan Florence.

For insight into Zak and Tyler's take of the winning wave, click here.
For more information on Sion Milosky and Live Like Sion, click here.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Burkard Does It Again

Chris Burkard has landed another iconic cover with his shot of Josh Mulcoy banking a lip in Alaska with a beautiful snow-capped mountain as the backdrop. Much of the chatter on social media is hailing this as one of the best Surfer Magazine covers of all time. We tend to agree. Nice work Burky!

To see more of Chris Burkard's work click here.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

DJ Struntz - 2013 Surf Exposure Winner

We're very stoked to see DJ Struntz capture the 2013 Transworld Business Surf Exposure Meter crown! DJ is a tireless and creative photographer who excels in and out of the water. Congrats DJ!

We're also proud to see the next 3 photographers on the list are all A-Frame photographers as well!


1. DJ Struntz
2. Tom Carey
3. Jimmicane
4. Todd Glaser

Top 5 Surfers

1. John John Florence
2. Julian Wilson
3. Craig Anderson
4. Dane Reynolds
5. Jordy Smith

Thursday, January 30, 2014

PhotoLyfe: Damea Dorsey

Damea Dorsey is the latest photographer featured in Stab Magazine's PhotoLyfe. Have a look and see what makes Damea tick.

To see more of Damea's photos, click here

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Jeremiah Klein - Featured Portfolio on

Surfline's Portfolio Series are some of the best ways to get into the heads of the worlds best surf photographers. Find out who their mentors are, what their favorite photos may be, stories behind the photos, etc.
Shooting fisheye at Teahupoo, madman Miah!
Slow Shutter Pipeline Lines

They've launched another great one with A-Frame and Surfline staff photographer, Jeremiah Klein. "Miah" is truly one of the most talented, creative, hard working and nicest guys we've had the opportunity to work with. Check out his portfolio here.

For more of Miah's photos on A-Frame, click here

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