Ben Thouard

Ben grew up in the south of France where the waves are small. Coached by his older brothers, he quickly fell in love with surfing and spent all of his possible time in the ocean. At 22, he decided to move to Tahiti. Ben quickly made Teahupo’o’s famous wave his backyard and his favorite place to shoot. In recent years, Ben has risen to the top of game being the one of the leading photographers based in the the tropical paradise called French Polynesia. Ben now dedicates his time shooting Waves and Ocean images that are displayed in art galleries.