Divine, Jeff

Durable, good-natured surf photographer and photo editor from San Clemente, California; a steady surf world presence since the early 1970s, and long regarded as one of the genre's most versatile and dependable talents. Divine was born (1950) in San Diego, raised in the wealthy beach town of La Jolla, started surfing in 1964 and bought his first camera the following year; he soon began selling prints to his high school surfing friends for a dollar apiece.

Surfer magazine published Divine's wo...