BACK ALLEYS AND BEACH BREAKS
from Carver Skateboards
Kent grew up on a steady diet of El Segundo back alleys and beach breaks, riding a Carver CX since he was a grom training for the Gundo High surf team. His smooth lines and stylish stance show the influence of his longtime mentor Tyler Hazikian, but his aggressive blow tails and airs are all his own.
Back to where it all began with Lelle Heikkinen – Sony RX10 II
from Kristoffer Davidsson
I took the opportunity to film some skateboarding with Lelle Heikkinen during this weekend when I visited Dalarna. We filmed this short edit in Mockfjärd, Lelles hometown where he started skating many years ago.
Filmed with Sony RX10 II and a slider I bought from thecinecity.
Peter Brings the Shadow to Life
from predatory bird
The title of this video by Joe Pease comes from this essay – yhoo.it/IBn2mK – which contains paragraphs such as, “It is not uncommon for children to play with their shadows or to imagine that they are tangible. However, in order to grow up, children must leave behind this fantasy…no one ever fully grows up. Instead, growing up is a process that continues throughout life.” Of course, it might just be a bunch of shadows. Music by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis.
adidas Originals | The Open Road | Pieter Retief
adidas Originals has released another in-depth webi-sode as part of a series showcasing some of the brand’s local ambassadors, across various art and sports genres. The latest edition profiles Pieter Retief, an integral part of the adidas Skateboarding South Africa team since day one of it being established.
from Stan Evans Photography
A short film of timeless skateboarding style.
Good times and good vibes reminiscent of the 70’s, captured in today’s landscape of LA.
Directed/ Edited – Stan Evans
Featuring – Tom Ryen
from Colin Kennedy
‘form’ is a short film I created for the REDirect contest as a tribute to the style and grace of skateboarding.
Featuring legendary skateboarders: Kenny Anderson, Ray Barbee, Mike Carroll, Danny Garcia, Scott Johnston, Eric Koston, Brian Lotti, Daewon Song, and Jeremy Wray
Music: “Geometría del Universo” by Colleen
We’ve had some stylish and charismatic additions to the RP Family over the last few months, so when it came time to pick a location for our SS16 look book, it was an easy choice on the land of palm trees, mid century architecture, great skate spots, and warm swimming pools. No place has more […]