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A reader-supported surf publication founded in 1992, The Surfer’s Journal is vivid, authoritative, and independent. The goal of each 132-page bimonthly edition? A completely resolved composition. Balance. Color. Story. And purist surf energy from Page One to close-of-book.
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“1936-1942 San Onofre to Point Dume” began as the concept of Santa Barbara designer Tom Adler and was fueled by Don James’ interest in having his considerable body of seminal works be accessible. Adler combed the good doctor’s photo archives and selected a rather reserved but intensely evocative span of his black & white visual memoirs for publication.