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2016 NEW BOOKS
SURF NYC
Andreea Waters
• A visual story and celebration of ocean community, passion, and the
New York surfer soul
• More than 60 photos with stories by 13 New York surfers
• You never want to hear those famous words, “You should have been
here an hour ago.”
New York surfing is mad. Breaks are hard to access, waves are
inconsistent, winter (which produces the best waves) is brutal. You
might risk almost anything just so you don’t hear those famous words,
“Youshouldhavebeenhereanhourago.”Followdedicatedwavehunters
to the end of the A-train and beyond and peek into this passionate way
of life through authentic photography and several surfers’ personal
journeys. Discover what it takes to brave the cold Atlantic Ocean
and get a fresh insight on the Big Apple’s hidden surf subculture. An
adventurous photographer has developed relationships with local
surfers, absorbed scarcely available knowledge about the ocean and
climate, and placed herself in these elements without reservation. To
respect the locals and their underground culture, there is no mention
ofwheretheactiontakesplace.LocationsincludeRockaway,Montauk,
Long Beach, Lido Beach, and Northern New Jersey.
Originally fromBucharest, Romania,
AndreeaWaters
discovered
Rockaway Beach, NY, where her surf photography began, in May
2012. When you least expect it she is on the beach, taking powerful
photographs that represent timeless moments in New York surfing.
Size: 12" x 9" • 64 color photos • 136pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-5029-0 • hard cover • $34.99
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