Recreating Dogtown II

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Images by Jude Lilley Crisper and cooler, these are the latest images from Jude Lilley’s Recreating Dogtown project, which we first showcased in last months Skate Editions. The greyscale photographs show off an incredible use of tone, which shows off the geometry of the skatepark environment which the boarders move through seamlessly. For more great […]

Coast Boarding Part II

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Photographs by Josephine Pollard When we sent our uber talented Josie to capture behind the scenes photos of the Coast Boarding shoot last month she gave us a load of goodies and we thought that was the end of it. Little did we know, not one for doing things the easy way, she had taken her […]

Julien Lachaussée: 100% Skateboarder

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Photographs by Julien Lachaussée (above) Boo Johnson Words by Elizabeth Pollard Parisian photographer, Julien Lachaussée, often captures alternative, street and rock cultures in his portraits. With most of his subjects shirtless and tattooed, it seems appropriate that he would capture some of skate industry’s most respected characters. In the series, 100% Skateboarder, we see the likes of […]

Q&A: The Pretzel Company

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All images courtesy of The Pretzel Company The inspiringly curious designer and entrepreneur, Jack Gooch, talks to us about the journey, motivations and future of snowboarding clothing brand; The Pretzel Company. What is The Pretzel Co.? ‘The Pretzel Co.’ Is a lifestyle brand that aims to target the snowboard market. The name and concept is […]

Zine Culture: Mark Gonzales

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(above) Photograph by Julien Lachaussée Words by Elizabeth Pollard Skateboarding legend, Mark Gonzales, has been producing art for almost forty years; which in my mind categorises him as one of history’s greats. Ok granted, that would have made him 5 years old, but if you’re familiar with his work, he has developed a style that emulates […]

Coast Boarding

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Photographs by Josephine Pollard Words by Billie Jenkins Coast Boarding was born on the cool, flat straights of the seaside promenade, where open space is king and the crowded city angles are forgotten. Toting the message #skateeverydamnday it champions the best brands, often imported straight from America. They offer clothes that share a laid back, […]

Palm Angels

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Photographs by Francesco Ragazzi Words by Billie Jenkins The word about town has always been whatever Pharrell Williams touches turns to gold, and Palm Angels looks to be no different. A compilation of photography by Francesco Ragazzi, art director of the historic Italian luxury sportswear brand Moncler, who guided the company onto the stock market at a cool […]