Andrew Norton at has added Skateboarder Magazine’s Jonathan Mehring to The Photographer Series with his global travel stories and insight into many of his awesome skateboarding photos. The Photographer Series tells the stories behind some of skateboarding’s most epic images and the dudes who made them.
Jake Donnelly recently sat down with Jenkem Mag and fielded a few questions that include him being voted by Sex.com as SOTY for 2012, ghosts in his hometown of Buffalo NY, the crappy day jobs he’s had and more. Dig in, the lid is about to blow off of this east coaster’s true talent both on and off his skateboard!
Together with Real Skateboards, Woodward is proud to present the first ever “Shop Of Ages” Best Team Video Contest. Ten of some of the best shops from all across the East Coast got one exclusive weekend at Woodward to film a shop team video for a chance to win a $1,500 Woodward scholarship, $500 MVP award, and tons of prizes from Real, Thunder, and Spitfire.
Check out all of these edits and vote for your favorite shop team to win the goods.
Part two of WeActivist Arto Saari’s conversation with fellow Activist Chris Pastras covers his temporary departure from Flip skateboards to Alien Workshop. While there, he filmed his “Mindfield” part while recovering from major knee surgery before returning back home to Flip. The two also discuss Arto’s deep passion for photography, the lost art of film, and end the day with a session in Arto’s backyard bowl.
The 4th annual International Skateboard Film Festival (ISFF) is set to take place this fall in Los Angeles and is now open for all submissions. Categories for the competition are: Best Brand, Best Director, Best Documentary, Best Independent & Emerging, Best Short, Best Skate Shop Video, Best Soundtrack, and Best Solo Part.
Submissions will be accepted June 10th through August 31st, 2013. Official rules and guidelines can be found at the ISFF site.
Nyjah Huston continued with his domination of the 2013 Street League tour yesterday as he stepped up his game against the competition and nailed down a threepeat in Kansas City.
Drop by the Street League site for photos and a recap of the action.
1. Nyjah Huston
2. Chris Cole
3. Paul Rodriguez
4. Dylan Rieder
5. Luan Oliveira
6. Tom Asta