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José V.Glez

Surf Photographer

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José V.Glez

Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain

José is Photo Editor at Radical Surf Magazine in Spain, Canary Islands.

Born in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, in 1973. When he was fifteen years old, he began to love the surf, the waves, and his father was who introduced him in the photography when he bought him his first professional camera, the world changed radically, he could see everything with another perspective, and he started to collaborate how freelance with Spanish magazines. After a few years, he decided to created his own magazine: Radical Magazine. His vocational training has been self-taught, with a big motivation.

But not only is the surf photography his only dedication, he has made a lot of exposures of nature, portraits, landscape… Also he collaborates for two prestigity banks of images, ASA and AGEFOTOSTOCK.

José V. Glez is recognized and respected. Considered the pioneer of surf photography in the Canary Islands. From October to May he works visiting the different islands, and from June to August he is always looking for new places to take pictures around the world.

His sensibility and knowledge concede at his images a special character and creativity.