Mark has surfed The Right, Western Australia, more than anyone else not living in that part of Western Oz. He is familiar with its ins and outs, its moods, its fickle nature. Taj Burrow, on the other hand, lives three hours away and had never surfed there.
They may not exactly be "reinventing" surf photography, but they certainly are pushing the limits of what's possible. French ex-pro surfer laurent Pujol developed this technique of surf photography in hollow french beachies, and now Mark Matthews and Taj Burrow are testing it's limits.