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Modern surfing has grown from a niche sport to a broader subculture and lifestyle. Explore the world of surfing outside of palm trees and beach clichés in our new book Surf Odyssey. The book presents a survey of surfing around the globe from the adrenaline rush of cold-water surfing to the crystal-clear waters of Bali. Insightful texts are paired with thrilling images from outdoor photographers and portraits of the scene’s many movers and shakers. Edited by graphic artist and surf-enthusiast Andrew Groves, the book is full of the same forward-thinking visuals celebrated by all of our titles; browse and buy Surf Odyssey to see more.
A production by Gestalten www.gestalten.com | Editor: Astrid Gleichmann | Camera: Ben Weiland and Deus Ex Machina | Location: Berlin | Copyright 2015 Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH und Co. KG
Cold-water surfing, the most remote surf spots, spectacular photography, illustrations, and custom boards: <em>Surf Odyssey</em> documents the modern cult of surfing as its own subculture and way of life.
Many of us long to get away from it all in the great outdoors. Converted vans, trucks, and other vehicles are increasingly popular means of escape that provide temporary homes amid isolated terrain, sandy dunes, and endless skies.