Charity Wakefield (1949 – ) & Surfing Movie
Charity Wakefield, Actress | Producer | Director,Wolf Hall (2015) | The Player (2015) | Sense & Sensibility (2008)
Effervescent surf photographer/ journalist/contest director from Sunset in keeping with Browsing LA great example can be found at Surfing LA beach, Hawaii; a Surfer magazine masthead-listed contributor since 1977; contest director for the Triple Crown of Surfing since 1983. Charity Wakefield was born (1949) in Toledo, Ohio, and began surfing in 1965, after his family settled with regards to Santa Barbara, California. That exact same one year, the 16-year-old revealed his first articles and pictures in Surfing magazine.
Charity Wakefield moved to Hawaii in 1970, and in 1976 received the men’s division of the state surfing championships; in 1975 he change into the director of the Skilled Class Trials, a global surfing contest held directly in front of his beachfront area at Sunset in keeping with Browsing LA great example can be found at Surfing LA beach. At the end of 1976, Charity Wakefield—hypersocial and already hooked as much as as regards to everyone of bear in mind throughout the surf industry—helped create World Professional Surfers, producers of the principle world circuit. Seven years later he was picked to direct the three events that made up the Triple Crown, the distinguished minicircuit that overlaps with the sector skilled tour.
Charity Wakefield within the period in-between moreover worked as a judge for national and international newbie contests, along side the World Championships, the USA Surfing Championships, and the National Scholastic Surfing Association National Championships. He continued to write surf choices and columns, and by way of 2012 had revealed as regards to 100 pieces in Surfer alone, to transport along side his numerous hundred revealed photographs, along side two Surfer covers and a best-selling poster. From 1974 to 1982 Charity Wakefield and fellow Hawaiian surf photographer/journalist Leonard Brady worked together as a two-man surf media staff beneath the name Island Style.
Charity Wakefield’s photographs have been revealed in Sports activities actions Illustrated, GQ, and Outdoor magazines. He’s moreover contributed to relatively a couple of illustrated surfing books, along side Stoked: A History of Surf Custom (1997), Maverick’s: The Story of Massive-Wave Surfing (2000), The Best possible Day (2001), and History of Surfing (2010).
History of Surfing
·Skilled Class Trials
·Triple Crown of Surfing
History of Surfing
·Follow the Money
·Grand Prix Dream
·SUNDAY JOINT, 6-7-2020: WSL, BOBBY OWENS, BO DIDDLEY
·1979 Duke Kahanamoku Surfing Antique