24.00" x 17.00"
29.50" x 22.50"
Jaws Cliff Angle 1-10-2004 Framed Print
by John Kaelin
Jaws Cliff Angle 1-10-2004 by John Kaelin - 24" x 17"
Archival Matte Paper
CRQ13 - Black Wood (CRQ13)
1/8" Clear Acrylic - Foam Core Mounting
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Cliff-angle view of a surfer who was towed into this wave at Jaws on 1-10-2004. Because of the high camera-angle, this makes the wave look bigger... more
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Cliff-angle view of a surfer who was towed into this wave at Jaws on 1-10-2004. Because of the high camera-angle, this makes the wave look bigger than the water-angle shot. On this day the biggest waves were breaking left. A surf magazine called this the biggest left ever surfed, about 70 feet high. The surfer, Laird Hamilton, is 6'3" tall. By Laird's admission, the biggest wave he ever surfed was on 12-03-2007 at "Egypt" a pyramid-shaped wave miles off the north shore of Maui, which he called "better than 10 stories tall". That means over 100 feet tall, but was not photographed. He and Brett Lickle were overtaken on their jet ski going 55 mph. Brett's leg was badly cut by the board's fin. Laird ripped up his wet suit, using it as a tourniquet, then swam a half mile to the jet ski to save their lives.
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...
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