Ultra-Soft Swim Fins

From Yucca Fins, these flippers have been designed by Sean Starky and crafted from premium, natural gum rubber that’s super-flexible, soft and provides extra comfort. The longer rails contribute to better water channeling, while the tie-dye design means they stand out. Available in size XS to 3XL, these swim fins are for anybody who wants to swim or paddle for longer and further but they …

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

From ocean photography to decolonizing Chinese typography, American movie theater archaeology and more

Decolonizing Chinese Typography With New Font “Ku Mincho Hong Kong native Julius Hui is on a mission to build a new typeface that traces the lineage of the Chinese language, a font he calls Ku Mincho. In China, typography has a sordid history of colonialism and political standardization—first, calligraphy styles were dictated by the whims of emperors, then by Japanese imperialism, and then by the …

AFROSURF The Book

Africa boasts nearly 20,000 miles of surfable coastline, and surf company Mami Wata celebrates the vastness of the continent’s surfing history as well as the rising interest amongst younger generations. Their debut book’s 300 pages contain contributions from Africa’s top surfers, photographers and cultural commentators in the form of 50 essays and 200 photos. Altogether, it’s a colorful and cheerful celebration of the culture, both …