Dave “Nelly” Nelson is a globally published veteran surf and skate photographer with countless magazine covers and spreads to his name. After spending years as a senior photographer Transworld Surf Magazine, Dave now shoots freelance for domestic and international magazines. Over the years he has shot for major brands such as Vans, Volcom, O’Neill and N.H.S. His travels have taken him to Tahiti, Fiji, Hawaii, South Africa, Kenya, Reunion Island, Mauritius, Scotland, France, Spain, Morocco, Australia, Mexico, Panama, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Nicaragua, and Alaska. Dave’s love for the ocean is portrayed in his photography.