10.00" x 8.00"
12.00" x 10.00"
Belharra France 2003 Poster
by John Kaelin
Belharra France 2003 by John Kaelin - 10" x 8"
Archival Matte Paper
Rolled in a Tube
Belharra France 2003 poster by John Kaelin. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
Surfer was towed into this wave at Belharra, France on 3-10-2003. This painting is based on a water-angle photo, making the wave look smaller than... more
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Surfer was towed into this wave at Belharra, France on 3-10-2003. This painting is based on a water-angle photo, making the wave look smaller than reality. There was no official height estimate but it had to be over 60 feet high. It was nominated for biggest wave surfed in 2003. The surfer is Fred Basse.
About John Kaelin
These are true-to-scale paintings of the biggest waves ever surfed in high definition. Some are imaginary reconstructions of actual events, such as Ken at Log Cabins on "Biggest Wednesday", and Greg Noll at Makaha. There were no photos taken of their historic rides. Others are from sketches I made from viral videos and photos. All surfer and photographer names are available on request. The Mike Parsons wave painting is based on the original photograph by Robert Brown but with a unique view of the trough. There IS NO photograph of Ken Bradshaw's biggest wave. Hank's famous photo featured on Ken Bradshaw's web site was a smaller 65-footer Ken rode later the same day. Greg Noll's wave is mythical, with the scale based on...
Love the use of color here! Just great stuff!