Chris Burkard

At 26, Chris Burkard has accomplished a style and composition all his own, leaving many to instantly recognize a “Burkard Photo.” Chris currently serves as staff photographer for Surfer magazine in addition to freelancing for various international publications. Chris has created a coffee table book along with friend/co-author Eric Soderquist, "THE CALIFORNIA SURF PROJECT," and continues to travel the world seeking to experience the most remote, rugged and untouched destinations that exist.

Witnessing History: On the Dawn Wall summit with Chris Burkard

Portraits from the streets of Havana, Cuba

22 epic photos of Iceland’s beaches

Plight of the Torpedo People, by Chris Burkard [photos]

Away from the waves: A Chris Burkard travel gallery

Surfing unbelievably cold water [PICs]

10 waves you’ll never find

12 of the most dangerous coastlines in the world