Mikala Jones loved surfing.
He also loved sharing it with others, often getting barreled with his GoPro in hand.
Now thanks to the latest release of a compilation of his footage , we get a chance to see the beauty of surfing through his eyes.
Robbie Crawford posted the video above and captioned it:
The post's opening clip says:
IN LOVING MEMORY OF MIKALA JONES
A HUMBLE ARTIST
Crawford's vid is a montage of barrels and beauty shot by Jones while surfing.
Throughout the video, Jones shares thoughts on surfing and filming waves.
Check out a few of them below:
"You know what it comes from? It's just, like, a love of surfing."
"I'm just trying to be creative and just try different things. It's something different. I feel like I'm evolving, the technology is evolving and I'm evolving with it."
"I'm stoked to like, capture those images and show people visions they can't see normally, so I'm glad to be here and be a part of it."
The last frame in the video said:
IN DEDICATION TO
EMMA - VIOLET - BELLA
THE LIGHT OF HIS LIFE
Viewers were clearly stoked on the post, as you can see in the comments below:
"This is beautiful 🙏🏼❤️," Mick Fanning commented.
"❤️❤️❤️❤️," wrote Mikala's daughter, Isabella.
"The most incredible perspective and media from one of the best surfers ever ! ❤️"
"Masterpiece!! R.I.Paradise Mikala!! His legacy will live on for many years to come...🙏🏼"
"Wow!! Best visions ever!! Incredible work by Mikala!! ❤️"
"Freaking beautiful!!!! He was so ahead of everyone else!!!"
"Here’s to the All time Curtain Call on the Aquatic Stage 🌊🙏🏾"
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