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New York photographer Kirk Edwards was inspired by his wife, Siobhán to capture the beauty of Hula on film. Siobhán was raised in Honolulu and danced hula growing up. Her passion for the art of hula and her island home is brought to life in Kirk's latest exhibit, “The Hula Project”.
“By shooting in black and white, the photographs are stripped of modern day filters and the distractions of digital effects, creating timeless images.” Kirk said.
As the the third and final stop of the World Tour and Vans Triple Crown, the Pipe Masters—which has a holding period from Dec. 8th - 20th—has come to be regarded as the most fabled event in professional surfing. Known as the wave that all others are judged against, Pipeline is regarded as the Everest of surfing, which makes winning at this respected locale a feather in the cap of all who don a jersey. But make no mistake, surfing Pipeline is one of the most dangerous undertakings an athlete can tackle in the sport.