Surf's up (Even though it's winter)


 

In our neck of the woods, it’s winter. Icy cold, freezing winter, to be precise. Not exactly the right time to post surf pictures, you say? Well, we thought so, too, until we discovered the work of photographer Chris Burkhard.

He photographs brave Women and Men on their boards all year long, and just released a series of breathtaking images from a surf trip to Iceland and Russia. In the slide show above you can watch him and his buddies brave the cold Atlantic Ocean in Iceland. Seeing surfboards and big chunks of ice together was nothing we expected to work. But somehow, it does. And suddenly, we don’t feel so cold anymore…