SurfEars Blog

Ollie O’Flaherty’s Big Wave Award Entry
February 23, 2018

Last week an epic session went down at Mullaghmore. A fearless crew of Irishmen was out there, including Ollie O’Flaherty, Conor Maguire, Barry Mottershead, Dylan Stott among others. Ollie, who recently joined as a SurfEars ambassador, was in position for this bomb which is now nominated for Ride of the Year at the WSL big wave awards. Captured by […]

Water Cinematography Showreel 2018
February 8, 2018

Including some of the best surfers of our time (and arguably all time) such as John John Florence, Kelly Slater, Dane Reynolds, Stephanie Gilmore, Craig Andersson and Dusty Payne among others, this edit is one of the most impressive collection footage we have seen for quite some time. Tasmanian Talon Clemow of One Palm Media, presents Water Cinematography Showreel 2018, shoot in several […]

Maria Petersson- the Swedish nomad surfer
February 6, 2018

Some time ago we got a visit at our office in Malmö (Sweden) by Maria Petersson. She was passing by on her way from Lofoten in northers Norway, where she had spent the summer and fall, to her next destination Fuerteventura. Coming from the cold waters in the north she had became aware of the need to wear plugs […]

New years day in Algarve
January 26, 2018

“While Nazaré and the northern big wave spots were on red alert we scored this empty coves by ourselves”, tells Algarve-based photographer João Bracourt and continues: “We had a great forecast for the new years day in Algarve. We discussed what to do at marlon´s house and decided to stick around. We called it the penultimate supper, […]

Meet Conor Maguire
January 18, 2018

 Conor Maguire, a young lad from Bundoran on the west coast of Ireland, has quickly made made for himself through his ability to ride waves. He appears almost fearless when it comes to big waves and more often than not he is one of the stand-outs when a large swell hits Mullaghmore. What was it like growing up […]

Lake surfing with Aurelien
January 11, 2018

Hi Aurelien! Shooting a video project like this on the lakes must be pretty challenging with inconsistent surf and short swell windows? How was it and what challenges did you run into? It took one year and half! The lakes are so fickle. Even with all the knowledge we never know what to expect. Last year […]

Nikidora – the young logger
January 8, 2018

Video and photos by Omar Suárez – Nicolas Garcia from Asturias in Northern Spain is not the average grom. Instead of launching airs and going vertical, for Nico, it’s more about style and traditional surf craft. We reached out Nico and asked him some questions: When did you start surfing and how did it start? I learned […]