The world of surfing is more than just abaout sport, or the ocean, but rather a holistic lifestyle that extends deep into fashion, art and music. Surfing. 1778-2015 by Jim Heimann explores the movement in a new monumental literary project, which took over three years of research to compile a collection of almost 900 surfing images.

Charting the history of surfing from 1778, the tome explores every facet of the sport, complete with commentaries by surfing's most illustrious coummunity. This collector's edition is only limited to 125 copies, which are signed by author Jim Heimann and accompanied by a signed print of Wild Angels, an artwork by surfing hall-of-famer and artist John Severson. Take a sneak peek inside the book now...

Inside pages of Surfing. 1778-2015

Inside pages of Surfing. 1778-2015

Inside pages of Surfing. 1778-2015

Surfing. 1778-2015 is priced at Dhs715 and is available at Taschen