Surfing Essentials brings you a hodge podge of stuff we find invaluable.
Wedge mayhem dedicated to Newport Beach lifeguard Ben Carlson who lost his life defending the safety of swimmers
It is impossible not to admire the work of photographer Chris Burkard
Dreamy footage from Chris Bryan's ridiculously expensive phantom cam
Chris Nelson talks to Andrew Kidman about Litmus and the profound effect this iconic film has had on contemporary surf culture
Aerial and POV footage from a couple of surfers eagerly pushing the boundaries of safety in Santa Cruz