Digitizing Wave Riding (By Ballpoint Pen)


The way a surfer carves a line in the face of a wave is a single flow, as dynamic as the shape of rolling water itself. Russell Crotty has been sketching wave/rider relationships, one fraction of a second per frame.

Digitizing Wave Riding (By Ballpoint Pen)


Some of the ball point pen drawn canvases include 40k cells at over 10x20 feet large. All to capture what is essentially a few seconds of a line on a water, cut by man.

*Russell Crotty via koruroy*