And packaged them into one hell of a coffee table book.

A few years ago at a Los Angeles flea market, Doug Walker came across 30,000 negative film strips of 70s era surf culture documented by photographers from all over the world. Now, he's unleashing them to the world with the coffee table book The Lost and Found Collection: Volume 1, an archive of the photography treasure chest he stumbled upon.

Here's a look inside:

For those that love the beauty, culture, history, and aesthetics of surfing, this is an excellent buy.