Porcella is part of the subtle rise of the Italian surfer, and his exploits over the last 12 months have been nothing short of legendary.
Through all the craziness that has been revealed at Nazaré, one wave stood out above all others -- this mountainous left.
One of the most incredible waves of the season -- this giant set just seems to run forever, and Francisco Porcella rides it to glory.
Francisco Porcella at Nazaré.
The Italian big-wave charger has submitted entries to four different Big Wave Award categories... so far.
Frame grab Ride of The Year - Nazare
Nic Lamb vs. Damien Hobgood vs. Shane Dorian vs. Pedro Calado vs. Shaun Walsh vs. Francisco Porcella
Cloudbreak, May 23, 2016