Six Female Surf Photographers To Follow / by Katherine Nielsen

Female Surf Photographers To Follow

OLIVIA DOAN

Fascinated with photography since the age of eleven. Olivia is a freelance photographer who shares a great love for the ocean. Capturing the surf lifestyle with a unique and creative flair.  Her talent has been noticed by multiple brands making her a very successful photographer very early in her career.

Living in California, Olivia showcases the action as it happens. So much talent for such a young woman, definitely one to watch.

Shooting with:

Canon 7D Mark ii, 50mm 1.8, or my 18-135. SPL, with a 24-200 port + zoom control.

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Female Surf Photographers

SASHA GOLYANOVA

Sasha was originally an anti-drug police officer before making the transition to Ocean photography. Moving from Russia to Bali in 2014.

Her images seek to focus the attention directly on the surfer in the line-up. Ensuring she capture’s the facial expressions and technique that showcase a riders personality. Her images tell a story and her passion for the ocean is evident in her imagery.

Shooting With:

Canon 5D mark iii

Tamron 45mm 1.8

Aquatech Waterhousing

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Female Surf Photographers To Follow

MIKALA WILBOW

Living on the Northern beaches of Wollongong Mikala is inspired by her adventures, the ocean and the surf lifestyle Australia has to offer.

I adore Mikala’s style and the way she captures the essence of a person with her imagery.

Shooting with: Canon 5D and Aquatech Housing 

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Female Surf Photographers To Follow

LARISA CEVALLOS

Larisa is supported by GoPro, Litragear and KNEKT Australia and produces some incredible ocean imagery.

Located on the Gold Coast where diving, meditation and conservation are among some of her greatest passions.

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Female Surf Photographers To Follow

HANNAH PREWITT

Hannah has worked all over the world spending time in tropical locations and her images showcase some of the most beautiful destinations on the planet. She draws inspiration from her travels and the passion she has for the ocean.

Finally settling in Brisbane after a very nomadic lifestyle. Hannah learnt to surf at 26 years old and it’s this drive that inspires her imagery. I am excited to watch her evolution this year.

Shooting with:

Nikon D750 in an Aquatech Waterhousing.

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Female Surf Photographers To Follow

ALE SELLERS

Ale is from Alicante, Spain and has had a camera in her hand since she was a teenager. Specialising in surf photography she has made this her full-time career for over a year now.

Shooting with:

Canon 7D mark II

SPL A-series waterhousing with the 50mm.

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FACEBOOK

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“If you are doing what you love then you’re doing what is right. Desire and passion resonate with your body, mind and soul. When you’re passionate you don’t question, judge, criticize, second-guess, or doubt. It’s that passion that will fuel the fire to overcome challenges.”
— Layne Beachley