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Monday Photos: Follow The Light Top 10

posted by / Monday Photos / June 9, 2014

The best photos from surf photography’s most prestigious award.

Shawn Parkin Wins the 2012 Follow The Light Grant

posted by / News, Photos / August 3, 2012

With all the success from previous winners, we anticipate what Shawn Parkin will accomplish in the upcoming years.

Keep up the good work, finalists

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Sarah Lee

posted by / Photos / July 30, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Mrs. Lee, not to be confused with packaged food — just well packaged photos

Follow the Light Foundation 2012 Awards Invite

posted by / News / July 27, 2012

Please join us during the US Open on Tuesday, July 31st, 7pm at the Shorebreak Hotel Main Ballroom

The best imagery from a new wave of surf photographers

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Shawn Parkin

posted by / Photos / July 27, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Parkin follows the light from inside a tube guided by a handplane

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Ryan Craig

posted by / Photos / July 25, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Lightning, Mavs and stellar water shots

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Mike Smolowe

posted by / Photos / July 23, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Smolowe even shares a joke — not from a popsicle stick

2012 Follow the Light Finalist: Matt Kurvin

posted by / Photos / July 20, 2012

Five finalists remain in the running for the Follow the Light grant. Here’s five unseen images

Kurvin’s dynamic range of color electrifies his compositions

2012 Follow the Light Finalists Announced

posted by / News / June 25, 2012

And then there were five. Peter Taras weighs in on this year’s finalists

A diverse group with unique perspectives

Ten Photos Part 3: Follow the Light Entries 2012

posted by / Photos / May 29, 2012

Ten selected visuals from Photo Editor Peter Taras

They’ll shine a little light on your day

Ten Photos Part 2: Follow the Light Entries 2012

posted by / Photos / May 22, 2012

Ten selected visuals from Photo Editor Peter Taras — another impressive round

Who’s your pick for the grant? Let your voice be heard

Five Photos Part 1: Follow the Light Entries 2012

posted by / Photos / May 7, 2012

Five chosen visuals from Photo Editor Peter Taras — the submissions are stunning

All for your viewing pleasure, of course

Introducing Follow The Light 2012

posted by / Photos / April 16, 2012

Daily images from Follow the Light participants

Larry’s light shines bright on future photographers

Duncan Macfarlane Portfolio

posted by / Lightbox / January 24, 2012

Introducing Duncan Macfarlane. Australian. 2011 Follow the Light winner. SURFING Magazine senior photographer. Uniter of old and new. Memory catcher.

Follow The Light Foundation: 2011 Awards Presentation

posted by / Photos / August 4, 2011

Duncan Macfarlane wins the 2011 FTL grant in honor of late SURFING Photo Editor Larry “Flame” Moore

Follow The Light Finalists Announced

posted by / Photos / June 29, 2011

SURFING photo editor and Follow the Light judge Peter Taras discuss this year’s frontrunners, digital vs. film, and the man who inspired the grant — Larry “Flame” Moore

Morgan Maassen wins the 5th Annual Follow the Light grant in honor of Larry “Flame” Moore

posted by / News / August 5, 2010

A celebration of the past and present of surf photography

Follow the Light Foundation Finalists Chosen

posted by / Press / July 2, 2010

Winner to be announced at the Shorebreak Hotel during the US Open of Surfing in August

Follow the Light Finalists

posted by / News / September 29, 2009

Well, the judges have deliberated, and they think they have a winner. Follow the Light Foundation, formed in the honor […]

Deadline Extended For Follow The Light Foundation Grant

posted by / News / August 6, 2009

Follow the Light Foundation Announces Extended Date For Submissions The 2009 Follow the Light Foundation Surf Photographers Grant and change […]