Almost a year ago now, my whole world was shaken. I got injured and it turned out to be a severe bone defect in my femur. Doctors told me that I'd be out of the water for about a year and that my chances of getting back to a high level of surfing were very uncertain. Fortunately, I had the best team on my side. Big thanks to Dr. Bugbee, Dr. Kramer, Kevyn Dean, OCS/MSPT, and Dr. Sales. Super blessed to be able to continue to have the opportunity to keep surfing my hardest. -- Ethan Carlston
Directed by: Hao Blake Chang and Ethan Carlston
Co-Directed by: Hugo Chang
Cinematographer: Hao Blake Chang
Filmed by: Hao Blake Chang and Ethan Carlston
Water Shots: Robb WIlson
Extra Footage: Mark Lohde
Edited by: Hao Blake Chang and Ethan Carlston
Original music: Hugo Chang
Piano: Hugo Chang
Special Thanks: Nate Yeoman for the interview and Mr. and Mrs. Chang for production's financial support.
Nikon's Equipment: Nikon D4 and Nikon Lens
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