Over the course of 2,500 miles of driving and exploration, photographer Chris Burkard encountered glacial peaks, wild rivers, rain forests, volcanic lakes, historic rock climbs and even the home of The Goonies. His stage: the great state of Oregon in the devastatingly grand Pacific Northwest.
Bringing wild shores to your mundane coffee table
Surf photographer Chris Burkard’s latest project is a 180-page hardcover with photos from diverse locations including Alaska, Chile, Iceland, India and Japan. These photos, which Burkard shared with GP, document his adventures traveling across the world as he captured photos of surfers and the natural world they inhabit.
Today’s Viewfinder comes from Lonelyleap, a team of like-minded filmmakers who focus on short-form high production value narratives — perfect for our modern-day ADD viewing habits. Their latest film trains its lens on surfing photographer and young gun Chris Burkard whose unique perspective and stunning photos have earned him international acclaim.