Video: Desert Point (Bangko Bangko)

Video: Desert Point (Bangko Bangko)

This video was made from a surf trip to Desert Point, one of the best waves in the world on the island of Lombok, Indonesia.

Photos: Desert ripper joins RIP CURL!

Photos: Desert ripper joins RIP CURL!

Everyone who goes to Desert Point and sees this kid surf knows he has something special ~ talent, confidence and a sick style. He seems to get better every time I see him surf, even if it’s just been a few weeks.

Photos: Desert Point Big!

Photos: Desert Point Big!

The best Desert Point I have seen all year! 8 foot barrels holding all the way through, perfect winds and perfect weather.
I headed off to Deserts (my 10th trip there this year) on Monday night after an afternoon shooting Padang – It was a long and tiring trip.

Bali hit by 5.6-magnitude earthquake

Bali hit by 5.6-magnitude earthquake

The Bali branch of the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) announced that the earthquake’s epicenter was approximately 61 kilometers southeast of neighboring Lombok Island.

Lombok Strait waters dangerous to sailors

Lombok Strait waters dangerous to sailors

Solo sailor Robert Rama Rambini regretted the dangerous waters of the Lombok Strait as he set sail on Monday to reach the first stop, Sambelia, in Lombok after an unscheduled week-long stop at Gili Trawangan to change his boat’s torn sails.

Video: Hunting Barrels at Desert Point

Video: Hunting Barrels at Desert Point

Not getting enough quality time inside the green room at your local waves? Dreaming of endless barrels somewhere? Maybe try Desert Point then. Like the Frenchman Dimitri Ouvré, getting a ridiculous number of barrels at the famed Indonesian lefthander. How good would you be feeling after a day like this?!

Video: Low tide and GROWING!

Video: Low tide and GROWING!

Really nice barrels in Indo for the second swell of the season. Surfers getting confident after a few hours of hollow low tide tubes, my friend Justin thinks he has everything under control, the lip clips him in the head and sends him straight to the reef.

Video: Early April at Desert Point

Video: Early April at Desert Point

Check out the new video produced by Kaléu Wildner above, in the perfect left of Desert Point, Lombok, Indonesia.

Lombok – Bali sea services back to normal

Lombok – Bali sea services back to normal

Sea services connecting Bali and Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, were back to normal on Saturday as Lembar Seaport, which services marine transportation from West Lombok to Padangbai on Bali, reopened at 10 a.m. The seaport had been closed since Wednesday due to dangerously high seas.

Video: Dessert at Desert’s: Barrels galore Part Two

Video: Dessert at Desert’s: Barrels galore Part Two

A few months ago IndoSurfLife.com scored magical Desert Point with 5 foot sets rolling through for days with hardly anyone out. We ran a photo-spread at the time and now we have some juicy footage of the swell to share. Epic left-hand barrels that epitomize the Indo-dream-experience… without the crowds! The season’s about to start, […]