Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer
  • Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer
  • Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer
  • Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer
  • Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer
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Photo/Stoner: The Rise, Fall, and Mysterious Disappearance of Surfing's Greatest Photographer

by Matt Warshaw
     
 

In 1965, Ron Stoner was the best surf photographer in the business. Every month, he shot the balmy beaches, bikini-clad girls, and achingly beautiful waves of Southern California for Surfer Magazine. Then, at the height of his fame, Ron Stoner walked off this sunny stage and disappeared forever. In Photo/Stoner, Stoner's strange story is recounted bySee more details below

Overview

In 1965, Ron Stoner was the best surf photographer in the business. Every month, he shot the balmy beaches, bikini-clad girls, and achingly beautiful waves of Southern California for Surfer Magazine. Then, at the height of his fame, Ron Stoner walked off this sunny stage and disappeared forever. In Photo/Stoner, Stoner's strange story is recounted by surfing historian Matt Warshaw alongside Stoner's best photos, reproduced as never before. In these rare images, Stoner recorded more than just a beautiful wave or a perfect moment, he captured the effortless and innocent grace of coastal Californiapre-condominium. In word and in image, Photo/Stoner is a poignant ode to a lost era, and a lost man.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811855334
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
11/09/2006
Pages:
159
Product dimensions:
11.25(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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