Starboard Double Trouble

Windsurfing across eight-mile-wide Pailolo Channel, Hawaii.

Erik Aeder got this shot of locals Jeff and Jen Henderson tandem windsurfing across eight-mile-wide Pailolo Channel—between Molokai (in the background) and Maui, Hawaii, one windy morning last summer. “I hung out of a helicopter for more than two hours, waiting for the sun to come out,” says the 48-year-old photographer, who lives and works in Haiku, Maui, and surfs at Ho’okipa Beach Park. “There were 25-knot winds and eight-foot swells, but the Hendersons sliced through it with style.


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