Sofia Beschen on location in Hawaii
This year’s edition features three stories shot by three different photographers, all under the creative direction of industry veteran stylist Michelle Ponce. “Bikini Country” featuring the world’s finest up and coming surfers, Erica Hoessini, Kira Sheppard and Karlee Mackee was shot on location in Vancouver, Canada. Another story, shot on Oahu’s North Shore, features the wives and girlfriends of six professional surfers like world champion Sunny Garcia as well as 3-time world champion, Andy Irons.
Professional surfer Erica Hoessini
The April 2006 Issue of Surfing and the 2006 Swimsuit Issue hit newstands February 21st. Stay tuned to SurfingTheMag.com as we bring you outtakes and an online version of the complete Swimsuit Issue.
On location in Los Angeles