The Cusp of the North


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Unifying science, geography, and the art of the hustle, Yazzy has climbed onto the short list ofsurf photographers delivering previously unseen visions. Focusing on the North Atlantic, the Canadian photographer throws himself—literally—into the gelid-watered wilderness ofthe arctic thermoclines. The result: Pictures that have us questioning our sport’s preoccupation with warm-climate surf travel. Mind-broadening stuff to be sure.