Author Archives: mikeslagter

About mikeslagter

Travel | Action Sports | Lifestyle Photographer

Rocky Point

This is def my favorite place to surf, and second favorite to photograph on the North Shore. To be honest though, I almost didn’t even shoot this day b/c I didn’t have any telephoto lens…only my trusty 50mm. But I … Continue reading

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2012 Update

So excited to be back in Hawaii and serving full time with Surfing The Nations again! STN’s mission statement, if you’re not familiar with it, is basically to give communities, both locally and internationally, Christ’s message of love and hope … Continue reading

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Breathe. Travel. Explore. Look. Listen. Learn. Love.

“So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservatism, all of which may appear to give one peace of … Continue reading

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Hawaii Portraits

Life is a journey…and you meet alot of amazing people along the way. Here is just a few people I met and got to know really well while working at Surfing The Nations in Hawaii. Alo)(a

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Bridal Photoshoot

I have to thank Evi Siskos so much for this one! She knew I was trying to get my foot in the door of the wedding photography industry, so not only did she set up and organize this whole thing, … Continue reading

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Summer Bohemian Photoshoot

This is my good friend Dena, and believe it or not this was her first time [modeling] in front of a camera. She did great though, and was a natural from the beginning! Location: The Celery Farm in Allendale, NJ.

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Cinematography Reel

Two years in the making! This is my Travel / Action Sports / Timelapse demo reel. Locations include New Jersey, Hawaii, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and the Netherlands. Filmed with the Nikon D7000, Canon 7D, and the Sanyo … Continue reading

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