Amongst the dusty boxes of the pasadena flea market,
Doug Walker discovered 30,000 forgotten film negatives.
Out of that piece of history, lost and found was born.

Puerto Escondido, 1975
Photographer: Tim Bernardy

Sunset Beach, 1968
Photographer: Col Albert Benson

Surfer Girl 1979
Photographer: Shirley Rogers

The Book

The Lost & Found Collection: Volume One tells the story of the Golden Age of surfing. This distillation of more than 100,000 film negatives, prints, and slides gives the reader an unfiltered, never-before-seen glimpse of surfing and beach culture in the 1960s and 70s. Grey linen hardcover with embossed logo, 168 pages. 


Meet the renegades who laid the foundation for an entirely new genre of photography.