My custom made helmet I use for swimming in the larger waves now incorporates art from Fieldey, the once plain coloured helmet has been returned with an incredible piece of art, might just put it on the wall and for go the extreme rigours of the ocean – when it does make an appearance I would like to apologise in advance to other photographers but hopefully 99% of the time it will just be me floating around enjoying the serenity. […]
The wedding of Kerryn & Jamie Sakkers 14/03/13 Location: Smiths Beach Photography: Russell Ord & Jean Paul Horre Equipment: Nikon D3s / D4 / 14-24mm / 70-200mm / 24-70mm / Elinchrom Flash Kit. Phase One Medium Format – Schneider Kreuznach Leaf Shutter Lenses – 28mm / 80mm / 150mm.
Just a few random shots from a stroll down the beach, the apparently northerly swell was on its way and like thousands of others it seemed I waited for the arrival, we basically have had three in the last twenty years so there was no surprises that nothing eventuated. The one highlight was watching a storm out to sea move down the coast then come in rapidly (winds were all over the place) and then move back around the beach […]
Had a lot of time off in 2012 working out “why” I bother to chase swells and shoot surfing, I was just hating going back over my work knowing the lack of effort that went into each shot, it took a while to realize what changes were required to bring back the energy into the work. Here is just five shots from 2012 that I enjoyed shooting or I had the pleasure of capturing the surfers moment…
A quick trip North a few months ago via the air courtesy of pilot and surfer Luke Wyllie, once again the Browns brothers put a show on along with Taj Burrow, full story in this months Stab Magazine. Surfers: Taj Burrow / Luke Wyllie / Kerby & Cortney Brown / Clay Marzo / Cody Carter. Photography also by Spencer Hornby – Double Angles.