• Olympus PT-EP11 Review

    Introduction It’s been a bit over 2 weeks now since the long awaited Olympus underwater housing, the PT-EP11 for the E-M1 arrived at my doorstep. The housing is designed for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (only) and wraps around the camera perfectly and allows full access to all controls of the camera. And boy, she is my new favourite toy! […]
  • Sit back, relax and be amazed!

    The Essence of Surfing
    You take the most powerful waves on the planet, some of the best surfers and film it with a camera that is capable of filming at 1000 frames per second and voila! you have just captured the essence of surfing. (this is worth watching in HD and full screen with the volume right up. sit back, […]
  • Canon 1D Mk IV vs Olympus E-M1

    For a few weeks now I have owned both a Canon 1D Mark IV and an Olympus E-M1. And it is time to compare these 2 excellent cameras. This comparison is about my experience switching from Canon to Olympus and it is in no way a scientific comparison of numbers and facts. I will go through […]
  • M.Zuiko 40-150mm f/2.8 & M.Zuiko x1.4 Tele Converter

    Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm f2.8 PRO lens
    Let’s talk about gear! Like most of you already know I’m currently switching from Canon to Olympus. Mainly for weight and size reasons. A few months back I heard about the development of a M.Zuiko 40-150mm f/2.8 lens and soon after about the x1.4 Tele Converter. This news and knowing the size and weight would play […]
  • SurfLove going mirrorless

    For quite some time I have been thinking about adding a mirrorless camera to my setup and eventually switching to mirrorless systems only. What is mirrorless? There is a ton of information out there and I think explaining it into detail would lead us down a completely different path. In short: mirrorless cameras don’t have, like the […]
  • Taj Burrow and Mark Mathews at The Right

    Mark Mathews charging behind Taj at The Right in WA
    Surf photographer Mark Mathews taking it to the ultimate level fully knowing he was going to not make it out of a +25ft wave to get the shot of pro surfer Taj Burrow at one of the heaviest waves on this planet: The Right in Western Australia. Brave or just stupid?? We will see the […]
  • Publication: Surfin’ Life Japan

    Proud to be published on this month’s Surf’n Life magazine. The shot was taken at Manly Beach back in February 2014 at the Hurley Australian Open of Surfing where I was shooting as part of the official media team for the event. The photo was taken with a Canon 7D and a Canon 600mm f/4   […]
  • ASP becomes WSL

    ASP Logo
    The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP)  is changing it’s name to World Surf League – WSL Here’s a short video by the ASP about it: And what ASP SEO Paul Speaker has to say about it: “At the start of the 2015 season, we will change our name to the World Surf League (WSL). We’re making […]
  • Why a new SurfLove website?

    Many people have asked me why create a new site and why split things into 2? The answer is simple: The SurfLove Blog will have regular updates and will focus on the technical part of surf photography and the gear I use and why I choose to use it including reviews, reports and comparisons. It will […]
  • Surf Photography Course

    Surf Photography Lessons Take your GoPro / DSLR to the next level and shoot alongside and learn with professional surf photographer Chris Eyre-Walker – SurfLove Photography. Own a GoPro or a digital camera and passionate about taking photos of the beach, ocean, surf and waves? Or even underwater photos? Learn how to step away from the average GoPro surf […]