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Now: See photos from the world’s biggest wave

 
There’s a lot of big waves in the world, but none bigger than Nazaré in Portugal. Outside these iconic cliffs the ocean gets pushed through deep water channels and up to astonishing hights. Big wave surfers from all over the world flies in here when the forecast predicts big enough waves, getting ready to tow or paddle into the waves of their lives. Surf photographer Hallvard Kolltveit travelled up the coast on Monday 24th of October from his base at the surf camp in Ericeira to document the season’s first session.
 
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