Archive for the 'Surfing' Category

Surfing pics from the Vans U.S. Open Huntington Beach 2018

Surfers and spectators alike turned out by the thousands at Huntington Beach, for the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing. Here are a few surfing photos from one day of the event, shot with the Sony a9, Sony La-ea3 adapter, and a Tamron 150-600 camera lens. Dan Euritt

Surfing Photos from the Vans US Open of Surfing 2017

Surfers from around the world met up at Surf City USA for the Vans US Open of Surfing. This surf/BMX/skateboarding event was sanctioned by the World Surf League, as a qualifier for surfers to get on the Championship Tour circuit. There was an unusually big swell, with perfect conditions for most of the event. Sage […]

Hurley Pro 2017 surfing photos at Trestles shot with Sony a9 camera

The worlds best pro surfers met up at Lower Trestles for another WSL surf contest, and it proved to be a historic event, in part because Trestles is not on the WSL circuit for 2018. Of course no one knew that at the time; the news was all about the John John Florence title hunt, […]

Sony a9 action sequences, surfing at the Hurley Pro 2017, Tamron 150-600

These surf photos are 10fps short sequences, shot with a Sony α9(ILCE-9), LAEA3 adapter, and a first-gen Tamron 150-600 lens. The camera settings were 1/2500th, baseiso-iso250, 600mm focal length, aperture wide open, choose “PDAF” in the camera settings. The WSL surf contest location was Trestles CA, for the Hurley Pro 2017. These are some of […]