Ben Hicks (@benjhicks)

Ben Hicks

Conservation 🌎Environmental awareness @Sunbum @PacsafeTravel @Solvesunglasses @GitzoInspires @RVCA @CompoundBoardshop @nativeshoes 🌏PRINTS πŸ‘‡πŸ»

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The meaning of Father's Day has changed a lot over the last two years for me. I've got some big shoes to fill and a lot of adventures to live with both of these legends! Happy Father's Day! Thanks dad for making me rad!

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Some days I wish I could surf everyday! #internationalsurfingday
This image was taken in one of my favorite places to shoot, Bali of my friend @matt_oberman. He can tell you it was an epic day and I should of been closer, but had the flu! Go surf today! -
#canonusa 1d3 + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@rvca #rvcaloha @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @sunbum #sunbum @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires

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*Win a Sea Turtle adoption and eco friendly phone case from @pelacase! #WorldSeaTurtleDay
Today is just like any other day, another day that we should all support our marine environment! To celebrate, my friends at Pelacase are giving away their #ecofriendly iPhone case (made with plants!) of your choice and will also adopt a turtle via @wwf in the winner's name which helps in the efforts to protect them and their habitats from dangerous human activity.
How to enter:
1. Follow both me! & @pelacase
2. Like this post
3. Comment below on why you love Sea Turtles (most important)
4. Bonus Entry- tag a friend who also love turtles (in separate comment)
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#canonusa 1dx + 24 1.4 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @sunbum #sunbum @rvca #rvcaloha @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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I'm going to encourage everyone to repost a photo of mine tomorrow! Pick one or twenty for #worldseaturtleday. All that I ask in return is to help raise awareness of the oceans!! I will be giving away a special gift, along with sales on my website of prints. Look for info on tomorrow's post!
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@canonusa 1dx + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @sunbum #sunbum @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @rvca #rvcaloha @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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Some images and the stories they tell in your mind leave a lasting and influential impression on what you do in life. This image taken a few years back definitely left a mark. #oceanminded #protect -
@canonusa + 8-15 -
@pacsafeofficial #pacsafetravel @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @sunbum #sunbum @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @rvca #rvcaloha @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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The world's marine life have the freedom to roam but are often limited by our actions. #beoceanminded #protect πŸ’ͺ🏻🌎🐟
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#canonusa 1dx + 24 1.4 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@pacsafeofficial #pacsafetravel @sunbum #sunbum @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @rvca #rvcaloha

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The road ahead can seem so far, I've looked ahead but also try to always be in the present. #protect #oceanminded -
@canonusa 1dx + 24 1.4 -
@pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @solvesunglasses @rvca #rvcaloha @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @sunbum #sunbum @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires

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The vibrant color of nature will always keep me looking for more and sharing my images to to help protect it to the core πŸ‘Š
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@canonusa 1dx + 24 1.4 II inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@sunbum #sunbum @solvesunglasses #solange @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @rvca #rvcaloha @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @nativeshoes #nativeshoes

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Happy 4 years married to my wife @sfljerseygirl ! This week was fun in Utah! Thanks to my niece @reneeldonaldson for this photo!
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Renee took the image with my #canonusa 5d4 + 70-200 on @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires tripod
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@nativeshoes #nativeshoes @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @sunbum #sunbum @rvca #rvcaloha @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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It's always good to have a change of scenery. The west has treated me well the last couple trips. Back to clear water tomorrow πŸŒŠπŸ€™πŸ»πŸ’
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@canonusa 1dx + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @sunbum #sunbum @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @rvca #rvcaloha

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Camping ⛺️ in the backcountry desert with a 1.5 year old should be on everyone's to do list! Top to bottom: Kelty kid carrier, black @pacsafeofficial pack for clothes, large exp @pacsafeofficial roller, @pacsafeofficial camera pack (blue), REI half dome tent, klimate double sleep pad, MacBook, canon 5d4, @gitzoinspires traveler tripod, Kelty 20 degree bags, mavic drone, @nativeshoes , @solvesunglasses wai polarized sunglasses, cano 16-35, 24 and 70-200 lenses, iPhone 7 in @pelacase. *not shown, @sfljerseygirl and πŸ‘ΆπŸ» Carson

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Having a blast in the desert this week! Our house looking cozy! @sfljerseygirl waiting for me to got to sleep!
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#canonusa 5d4 + 16-35 on @gitzoinspires traveler tripod
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@pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @sunbum @rvca #rvcaloha @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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A long ways from here today. Hopefully I will be able to share some images the next few days from the southwest! Stay tuned! Next stop, Moab, Utah.
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#canonusa 1dx + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@rvca #rvcaloha @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @sunbum #sunbum @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @nativeshoes #nativeshoes

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Happy World Turtle day! Tag, credit and repost for a chance to WIN a signed set of turtle postcards! #protect #seaturtles #landturtles #allturtles #oceanminded -
@canonusa 1dx + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @sunbum #sunbum @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @rvca #rvcaloha @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop *Carson my son will randomly pick the winner tomorrow! Cont. U.S shipped.

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Go support your local nature conservation, it will go a long way in making your day and possibly a little guy like this one! @gumbolimbonaturecenter #gumbolimbonaturecenter -
Canon 1dx + 8-15 inside @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech -
@sunbum #sunbum @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop @pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @rvca #rvcaloha

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The depth of nature is far beyond the reach within our comprehension of today's conservation. There is a huge road ahead and we all have to get on it to keep these magical places forever. @yosemiteconservancy #yosemiteconservancy -
@canonusa 1dx + 16-35 II on @gitzoinspires #gitzoinspires traveler tripod
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@pacsafeofficial #pacsafeofficial @solvesunglasses #solvesunglasses @sunbum #sunbum @rvca #rvcaloha @nativeshoes #nativeshoes @compoundboardshop #compoundboardshop

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