• Jake Dean


    Full-time bodyboarder, part-time surfer, Jake was born in the wave-starved city of Adelaide, South Australia some 25 years ago. The vegetarian book-nerd broke off the shackles of h... Read more

  • Michael Debes


    Finding solace in both the ocean and his writing, you can usually find Mike surfing a south swell on Sydney's beautiful Northern Beaches. Born in Toronto Canada, he moved to Sydne... Read more

  • Firmin DeBrabander

    Professor of Philosophy, Maryland Institute College of Art

    Firmin DeBrabander is Professor of Philosophy at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. He is the author of Spinoza and the Stoics (Continuum Press, 2007) and Do Guns ... Read more

  • Vernon Deck


    Vernon Deck is a legendary kiwi photographer with a sharp eye and a dry wit (ask his option and he’ll give it to you straight – even if the answer is typically “fak dat!”).... Read more

  • Nakoa Decoite

    Professional Surfer/Training Fanatic

    Name-Nakoa Decoite Birthdate-05/06/1988 Home town-Maui, Hawaii Hight-5ʻ11 Weight-185lbs Credentials – Professional Surfer/Waterman, Certified personal trainer, Certified st... Read more

  • Serge Dedina

    Executive Director, WiLDCOAST

    Serge Dedina is the Executive Director of WiLDCOAST/COSTASALVAjE and the author of Wild Sea: Eco-Wars and Surf Stories from the Coast of the Californias and Saving the Gray Whale. ... Read more

  • Ian Defeo

    Surfer / Writer

    As a former roadie, Ian spent a decade living with 10 other dudes in a tour bus, traveling to exotic destinations like Bloomington, Indiana and San Antonio, Texas. He recently had ... Read more

  • Matt Degreff


    Matt Degreff was born in Miami but moved to West Africa for seven years when he was only 2. His parents are seasoned travelers and gave him the bug from them early. His father was ... Read more

  • Quincy Dein


    Growing up on Maui has given Quincy Dein a deep appreciation for adventure and the outdoors. When he's not behind the lens, he can be found surfing, diving, kiteboarding, hiking, a... Read more

  • Jack Dekort


    Jack grew up developing his passion for photography on the Sunshine Coast of Queensland. This part of Australia is home to all kinds of surf cultures which Jack enjoys most, workin... Read more