Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard is an American self-taught photographer and artist based in Central Coast California. Chris’ work is layered by surf, outdoor, lifestyle and travel subjects. At the age of 29, Burkard has established himself as a known name in the surf and outdoor industries, accomplished a deep body of work, and built an impressive online following. He currently serves as Senior Staff Photographer for Surfer Magazine, and has been recognized continually for his distinct creative compositions, including winning the overall Red Bull Illume Image Quest.