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  • February 16, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    February On Fire Swell Gallery

    The waves from Winter Storm Mars started showing up in Florida on Sunday, just before the Super Bowl kicked off and those damn Denver Broncos took down our East Coast Carolina Panthers. But with record-breaking swell energy lighting up all...

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  • January 26, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    Winter Storm Jonas Swell Gallery

    Well, after a mild, somewhat freakish start to winter — air temperatures in the 60s across New England on Christmas Day and water temperatures that didn’t even fall into the 50s in the Mid-Atlantic until the New Year — the East...

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  • January 15, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    Let’s Dance January Swell Gallery

    Whether we know it or not, David Bowie influenced everybody. As The New York Times wrote in his obituary, What does this have to do with surfing, you might ask? Well, as East Coasters, we’re perpetual outsiders in the California,...

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  • January 1, 2016 • Swell Gallery

    December 2015 Swell Gallery

    What a month — record high Christmas Day temperatures all the way up to New England, quick bursts of odd angled swell in weird places, spring suits in the Mid-Atlantic, boardshorts in the Southeast, T-shirts in New York… But hey,...

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  • December 1, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    November 2015 Swell Gallery

    After a long summer drought, the last two months on the East Coast have been veritable cornucopias of fun, with a steady stream of user-friendly swells stretching across nearly every week in November. Best of all, many of them arrived...

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  • November 9, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    Hurricane Joaquin In Brevard County

    Brevard County, FL, is home to more world surfing titles (12) than anywhere in the USA. It has the first and possibly only surf shop open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It is also home to a 1.5x life-size statue of Kelly Slater. There...

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  • November 4, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    Full Frontal Part II

    Don’t you just love surprises? After early October delivered one of the most hyped swells in recent memory (see all the proof from Hurricane Joaquin here, here, and here), Thursday, October 29th did just the opposite. Although...

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  • November 1, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    Full Frontal

    Don’t you just love surprises? After early October delivered one of the most hyped swells in recent memory thanks to Hurricane Joaquin, Thursday, October 29th did just the opposite. Although forecasts called for fun, solid surf for...

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  • October 27, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    At Home With Hurricane Joaquin

    Written by  Dick “Mez” Meseroll I would love to know how many miles I have flown, driven, walked, jet-skied, hiked, paddled, climbed, sailed, swam, or ran while chasing hurricane swells in my life, either to surf or photograph...

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  • October 9, 2015 • Swell Gallery

    Hurricane Joaquin Swell Gallery Part 3

    Wow. Just wow. Do we really need to say anything else? After the slowest hurricane season in recent memory, the combination of Hurricane Joaquin, a frontal trough in the western Atlantic, one low pressure off the Southeast coast and...

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