Nelly’s Magic Moments Part 4: Santa Cruz

Episode #4 of Nelly's Magic Moments takes us to Nelly's hometown of Santa Cruz, California for some ice cold, mid-winter ripping courtesy of Jordy Smith, Josh Mulcoy, Homer Henard, Matt Rockhold, Russell Smith, Johnny Craft, and the Gudauskas bros.

Nelly's Magic Moments

Nelly's Magic Moments documents TransWorld SURF Senior Photographer Dave "Nelly" Nelson's shooting adventures as he captures the best surfers in the world on both video and still formats all at the same time. Presented by Vans, Nelly's Magic Moments is posted on or about the 15th of every month only on

Past episodes:

North Shore, Oahu with Archy, Gavin Beschen, and crew

Mainland Mexico and beyond

Perfection At P-Pass

Nelly's Magic Moment