surfers underwater : lucia griggi

griggi_03 Lucia Griggi started out as a surf instructor and then developed an interest in photography -- this is the result, photographs of fellow surfers, shot from underwater, within the waves.

"It is really quite simple once you know how and are comfortable in the water and with the seas movements. It takes time and experience. It is about being connected with the waves and moving alongside the surfer under the water...Sometimes you must swim down deep in order not to get inside the spinning action of the wave and get washed into a dangerous position if the waves are big. It is such a fantastic place to be..."

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luciagriggi.com

(*via Huh Magazine)