Author Archives: John Maher
So lucky to live in La Jolla. It’s surreal when the sun rises over the hill and lights up the shorebreak without anyone on the beach. Took these photos yesterday morning. Winter is my favorite time of year in California. … More
San Diego saw it’s first swell over waist-high in over 7 weeks the morning of Black Friday. The surf wasn’t very good, and it was raining off and on, but was still great to be in the water. Here are … More
This looks pretty rad. Three brothers explore the Bear Island for waves. They live in a tent, and carry all their stuff on sledges. Does the island have surfable waves? Will there be a polar bear nearby? How much fun … More
New video that’s really similar to the People Are Awesome series. This should be called Best Of The Web.
Good to get grounded every now and then. We have a lot to be thankful for. I’m not big on holidays but am really stoked to be with my family this year. Happy Thanksgiving Everyone.
Over the past few years Rusty has been fine-tuning a board that handles solid surf, but is short enough to fit in the pocket. Slayer is the product, and the results have been incredible. Photo of me taken by Anthony … More
This is the 90 minute full-feature called Archy, about one of my favorite surfers, an icon – Matt Archbold. I’ve always looked up to Archy’s surfing ever since my first Wave Warriors movie, which I got on my birthday back … More
If you like Patagonia, clothes, stories, and the simple life, you may enjoy Patagonia’s new short film directed by the Malloy brothers. Worn Wear is an exploration of quality — in the things we own and the lives we live. … More
Stout, agile, and aggressive pocket-rockets. Wide base and tips, with a stocky outline and very little rake and flex. The WCT fins are really good for power surfing in the pocket. The trailing fin is just a little bit smaller … More
Recently found an article on MindOpenerz.com about the 21 Habits of Happy People and thought I’d share them with you. 1. Appreciate Life Be thankful that you woke up alive each morning. Develop a childlike sense of wonder towards life. … More
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Joel and I have been friends since I was a little kid. When I was 14 or 15 years old he took me down to Scorpion Bay, where I learned a ton of surf history … More
As relevant today as it was when it was made. Thank you for your passion Charlie Chaplin. Clip was taken from Chaplin’s final speech in the film titled The Great Dictator, with modern imagery added. Song: Window by The Album … More
Hungry Walrus recently teamed up with Global Rescue Travel-Medevac Specialists because they are the best in the business. Weather you and your family are heading out on an awesome week long vacation, or would like a year long policy, look … More
Stoked to have a couple waves in Reef Cancer To Capricorn (2:10 mark). This is the Mexico section, the full length feature is really good and free to download online.
Please click this link to make a really simple and easy contribution so those who are dieing in the Philippines can get some drinking water – Help The Philippines! Waves For Water is a trusted organization who specializes in going … More
Back in 2007 GoPro approached me via a surf photographer friend of mine named Ben DeCamp, to see if I’d be interested in testing one of their cameras. I ended up using the camera in Puerto Escondido, Mexico, and captured … More
My uncle Jeremy Farson is an incredibly talented artist who surprised me with this funny Hungry Walrus Gif animation today. Stoked.
Gavin is an awesome human. Check out the latest Coming Of Ageless video from Volcom, featuring Gavin at Pipeline.