Born and raised: Lomita, California
Based now: Costa Mesa, California
When and how did you start surfing?
My dad pushed me into a wave on a family beach trip when I was 7 or 8.
Who are the surfers that inspire you?
Surfers who are doing more than just surfing inspire me.
Where are your favorite surf spots that you've been to?
Anywhere with a good backdrop and spots that can be shot in a bunch of different ways.
Where are the surf spots you want to visit in the future that you've never been to?
Which type of surfboards and fin setups are you into?
Right now I have a Grant Noble shaped quad fin longer fish board. It's fun.
Gear: Mostly a Lumix GH5 and assorted Canon lenses.
Editing tool: Adobe Premiere Pro.
What's your favorite focal length?
It changes constantly.
When and how did you start filming?
I first got into photography around 18 or 19, and filming was a natural extension of that.
Who are the creators that inspire you?
What are the surf films/videos that inspire you?
The entirety of the Marine Layer website got me the most excited to make surf films.
Other than surf films?
Lately, I've been watching Yuri Ancarani films.
Who are your favorite bands and musicians?
Mackandgold and the Mayflowers band are who I've been listening to lately, but it changes constantly. I mostly listen to podcasts though when I'm not editing.