Posts Tagged ‘black-and-white’

Storm Clouds Over Pipe

I called this dramatic view Storm Clouds Over Pipe. Photographed during the build up of a storm cel right there at the world famous Banzai Pipeline, on Oahu’s north shore. This picture is available as a custom print or canvas to pretty much any size that you require, up to a maximum of 38 x […]


Gold Nugget 2- 3 ratio canvas, available on print and metallic print

> This art piece is titled Gold Nugget It’s typically available as a custom print or canvas to pretty much any size or arrangement that you desire, up to a maximum of 38 x 90 inches on single pieces or much larger again as a triptych canvas (in 3 pieces) I print and sign my […]


Dhoni Sunset – vertical triptych canvas

Folks, This art piece is titled Dhoni Sunset and I photographed this beautiful image at the fabulous Gili Lankanfushi island in the Maldives. I print and sign my own prints right here in the home studio and I only use archival quality canvas and inks from Epson to ensure that my artworks remain around for […]


Banyan Surfer 2-3 ratio canvas wrap and now metallic paper

This art piece is titled Banyan Surfer This picture is available as a custom print or canvas to pretty much any size or arrangement that you desire, up to a maximum of 38 x 90 inches on single pieces or much larger again as a triptych canvas (in 3 pieces) I print and sign my […]


Tower 25 – 24 x 36 inch canvas or print

This picture is called Tower 25, the famous lifeguard tower of Sunset beach on Oahu’s north shore. If those walls could talk, you could write some books. It’s available as a custom print or canvas to pretty much any size or arrangement that you desire, up to a maximum of 38 x 90 inches on […]


Storm Sup -giant 94 x 90 triptych

This art piece is titled Storm Sup I met up with my surfer friend Kapono in the early morning twilight to shoot these pictures but the weather looked like it was going bad. I decided to keep going simply because we were there and some really dramatic pictures resulted. You’ve just gotta do it sometimes. […]


Woody Curl

From my so far quite limited Surf Woody Collection, I called this one “Woody Curl” Simply because there’s a woody and a curl. If you’d like to purchase a cool collectable print or canvas, printed and signed by me, right here on the north shore, simply follow the link and click the bright orange button […]


Banyan Surfer

This is a fairly recent creation that has already picked up a fair bit of attention and a few sales. I was moved to photograph this picture of a Banyan tree in Honolulu one afternoon. So many roots growing around the outside of this tree gave it a very unusual look, which in turn inspired […]


19 transormational moments from my career as a photographer of surf.

I often work with a handful of surf websites these days and one of the quality ones from the US is theinertia.com These guys have a lot of really good quality reading and just about always have really great photography The Inertia‘s a classy site full of very good content. The fellas over there hit […]


The mystique of black and white.

I’ve been very, very familiar with black and white photography over the years, especially back in the day. I’ve processed countless rolls of Kodak Tri-X, Ilfopan and Agfapan over the years. Always a thrill to pop the neg’s on top of a sheet of paper and put a sheet of glass over before exposing the […]


Dark menace

Dark Menace – is part of the new Shadowland collection and was photographed several years ago in Tahiti, just as a rain storm was about to envelop us for a good half an hour. I snapped this one right before the rain started. Dark menace is shown here as a 30 x 45 inch canvas […]


Equinox moment – Walk On Water

I’ve been photographing for magazines all over the world now for more than 25 years and there’s one in particular that has not only got my attention, but also captured my imagination. Not concerned with the usual fare of professional surfing and the industry fed fodder, White Horses magazine relies on a veritable army of […]


Huge 40 foot wave captured in this remarkable image

I’ve been photographing surf since the late 1970’s and in all that time, this was clearly the biggest wave, I ever did shoot. Photographed in march of 2002, we had a very, very big west swell hit the Hawaiian islands and much of the size was marching right past the north shore, due to it’s […]


Banyan Surfer from Shadow land

This is Banyan surfer from the new shadow land collection. Shadow land is a collection based around the theme of shadows and silhouettes. Banyan surfer was photographed in Honolulu, where many magnificent ancient banyan trees can be seen. This picture is available as a custom print or canvas and is shown here as a 30 […]


Vintage style Hawaii – prints and canvas

There’s been a lot of imagery added to the on line print archive recently and some new categories too now like this one: Vintage Style Hawaii, which takes images from the archive and prints them in fine quality black and white with an aged sepia look. Some images here will really take you back. Check […]


Timeless Pipeline Line up – Pipe Arena

The Banzai Pipeline, located on the north shore of Oahu, has a world famous reputation for producing big perfect waves as well as incredible photographs not only of the surfing but also of the wave itself, even the ever changing weather conditions along this shoreline, often dictate when the best photographs occur. In the 15 […]


Add a bit of Pipe Sparkle to your living space.

Pipe Sparkel - canvas art

I photographed this cool image of Pipeline during a surf contest because as many surf photographers who have photographed the place will tell you, it’s just about the only time that you can get photographs of perfect waves without anyone in the picture. This was one of those such moment. Just a big perfect sparkling […]


Dramatic new Triptych canvas: Pipe Clouds

From the new Hawaiian seascapes 2 collection by Sean Davey, this image entitled Pipe Clouds is presented here in triptych Canvas form. Triptych canvas orders can be made at fineart@seandavey.com


Hawaii’an Spinner Dolphins

A pair of Hawaiian spinner dolphins on the island of Oahu, Hawai

folks, I love these little guys. I’ve only had occasion to run into them just a few times over the years. You don’t see them too often here on the north shore, but at certain times of the year they can return sometimes on a daily basis. This particular day, there were dozens and dozens […]


pic of the day: Massive surf at Waimea Bay

Huge surf at Waimea Bay on december the 7th, 2009.

Another image randomly chosen from my surf archives, this is from December the 7th, last year. Waimeawas the biggest, I’ve seen people surf it. Soon after this image, the sun went down right as a new more solid push of the swell occurred, resulting in what was said to be a dozen or so rescues. […]


Leopard Peak

OK folks, time for another random wave, this one coming at you from Gas Chambers, next to Rocky Point , on the north shore of Oahu . I titled this one: “Leopard Peak” because of the leopard skin like pattern in the wave’s foreground. And like most off season days here on the north shore, […]


The cool patterns of nature

Sand Waves on the west coast of Tasmania.

Just thought I’d share a few real basic nature images with you from my collection. I simply like the patterns produced by nature in these three images. I’ve included them in a new series of images that is coming up. These images are a sneak peak. This month, I’m offering a 10% discount on all […]


The Steamroller

I was looking at some pictures from December’s epic Waimea sessions and this image grabbed my eye. I’ve decided to name the print simply as Steamroller. It was just like a steamroller in that it flattened everything that was in it’s path. These were the biggest waves that I’ve seen people surf at Waimea Bay […]


Davey tees snapped up quickly in U.K.

"Welshy" himself modeling a number from the current range.

Folks, I’ve teamed up with my good mate Mark “Welshy” Howard to bring my designs to the United Kingdom surf market and beyond. Mark showed me his latest batch of shirts just tonight on Skype and I’ve got to say that I’m very impressed with the quality. These shirts come in black, white, grey, Karki, […]