You wouldn’t ever call a full grown grizzly bear friendly, no matter how nice it may appear, just like how you wouldn’t call Pipeline inviting. But if you ever were to, it would probably look like this:
For the past few days, the Da Hui Backdoor Shootout has been basking in some of the most pristine North Shore conditions one could ever ask for. Glassy, light winds, big ‘ol teepees, and all-around clean as a whistle. So to give you an even more enjoyable perspective of this divine forty eight hours, we present to you the second installment of Hawaii Du Ciel. A bird’s eye view of one of the most beautifully intimidating places on earth. Enjoy the above two minutes – and keep telling yourself she’s friendly.
Filmed by Eric Sterman
Edited by Sean Benik