I wrote him for more information about the photo and here is what he said:
This was 2 days ago at Baynes Channel, Victoria BC, our local Tide race. It was a great day with mid size to big, good small swell coming after 36hrs of SE and about 4 kn of Ebb,
That is Ben Garrett dropping in behind. We surfed until dark and it was getting better and better but too messy for night surfing.
Photo credit: Nick Castro. Used with permission.