Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Hanzo, left, and Kalani surf tandem during the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A dog leaps off its board while competing during the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

Toby rides a wave with a trio of rubber duckies.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A dog creates a splash with its board.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Nelson / EPA

Boards collide as dogs ride a wave in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A dog rides a wave while competing in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A surfer rides a wave with his two dogs in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

Skylar, an Australian shepherd, catches a face full of water in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Nelson / EPA

A dog catches a wave in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A surfer catches a wave with his dog onboard in the 5th annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

Competitors head for the water.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frederic J. Brown / AFP

A surf dog gets celebrity attention as it poses for photos.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael Nelson / EPA

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Sacrificing the desert to save the Earth

Sacrificing the desert to save the Earth

By Julie Cart BrightSource Energy’s Ivanpah solar power project will soon be a humming city with 24-hour lighting, a wastewater processing facility and a gas-fired...   View Post»

   

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach

Pictures in the News | Aug. 16, 2011

A Chinese parent protests outside a school for migrant workers' children in the suburbs of Beijing, demolished three days before the beginning of the new semester; in Acapulco,...   View Post»

   

Wildflowers in bloom

Wildflowers in bloom

A winter of heavy rains has brought a colorful spring bloom of wildflowers in the hills of south Orange County.  View Post»

   

Kayaking down the Los Angeles River

Kayaking down the Los Angeles River

Photographer Rick Loomis, videographer Sachi Cunningham and reporter Louis Sahgun explored an 8-mile portion of the 51-mile Los Angeles River.   View Post»

2013 Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach

Action shots of the wipeouts and whimpering of the  wet dogs at the 5th Annual Surf Dog competition at Huntington Beach. Also see photos from last year’s event and 2011.

Follow Bryan Chan on Twitter @bryanchanphoto

2 Comments

  1. September 30, 2013, 9:51 pm

    The awful things we do to our beloved pets.

    By: denaeithcs@aol.comj
  2. September 28, 2014, 8:06 pm

    These pics are way better than the other set of pics for this contest. Is there an accompanying story?? Who won?

    By: Guest

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published