Ben Kottke

Years Shooting: 13
Home: Virgina Beach
Home away from home: Maui
Career Highlights: Surfing Magazine's Feb 03 cover, the Surfing Magazine Golden Flame award (photography) for capturing the most unique perspective in a surf photo in 2002.

Ben's love for the ocean and the sport of surfing can be seen in his unique water angles and his humorous personality. Aside from photography Ben has his BS in Public Relations and Business from James Madison University. Ben also shoots children learning to surf at surf camps in southern California and covers private surf vacations for groups of surfers.