The Phantom high-speed camera churns out more mind-blowing footage, this time of some of the best surfers in the world going up against the massive waves of Teahupo’o, Tahiti.

I followed along online as Kelly Slater won last week’s Billabong Pro Tahiti and couldn’t believe how heavy the waves looked. This highlight video, shot with a Phantom HD high-speed camera, is the best highlight of the week by far. The super slow motion footage magnifies the size and power of the waves at Teahupo’o — already some of the biggest and gnarliest in the world.

Check out more highlights from the week’s events here, and for more rugged surf photos, check out Surfing Hurricane Irene.

View 1 comment