15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Piha Surfers 15

Shapes of a surfer going out of a tunnel through a cliff of Piha Beach. This shortcut allow the surfers to land directly in the line-up without paddling through all the waves. Number 14 of the series "Piha surfers" taken at the black sand beach of Piha in New Zealand. This Auckland nearby surf spot is also known to be very dangerous due to unpredictable currents.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Piha, New Zealand
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © yohan dumortier