Category Archives: Photography

HSG-PinningPickingPruning © 2012 Julian. All rights reserved.

Posting, Picking, Pruning

Well, we’re still at it. Picking photographs from amongst the first 2,000+ wasn’t too difficult, I have to say. Picking photographs from the next 400 has been a bit, well — emotional. I have picked the photos for the postcards, … Continue reading

FCP X Skatebook Project Video Teaser © 2011 Julian. All rights reserved.

Kicky Viddy Footy Assembly

So, we’ve been debating giving people the opportunity to support the project and get some stocking stuffers for themselves by doing a Kickstarter, um..kicker. It went back and forth for a couple of months. But, our external executive editor said, … Continue reading

Encinitas YMCA © 2011 Julian. All rights reserved.

Mimi Knoop’s “My Teeth Are Bigger Than Yours”

I’ve been lucky enough to become friends with Mimi Knoop who’s not only an awesome pro skateboarder but a wonderful artist as well. I saw her piece here at an exhibit at Tony Alva’s shop over there on Fairfax and … Continue reading

San Francisco California © 2011 Julian. All rights reserved.

Gear Check: The New PocketWizard TT5’s for Nikon

I’ve been waiting for these things. The radios there. The bigger one is a Pocket Wizard FlexTT5 Transceiver. The little one only transmits and it’s the PocketWizard MiniTT1 Radio Transmitter. After suffering the rueful wrath of somewhat-reasonable, but definitely-curmudgeonly friends … Continue reading

Carleigh Samson at Denver's No Love Playground © 2011 Julian. All rights reserved.

Boulder with Gnarly Carleigh

Last February I found myself in Boulder Colorado for the IxDA 2011 Conference, which was fun. I had just started this Skatebook Project. One rule was that, when I traveled, I would call ahead to a local skate shop and … Continue reading

Hunter Long, Venice Beach Skate Park, Venice California Hunter Long, Venice Beach Skate Park, Venice California

As Long As Hunter’s In Town..

Hunter and the Local 808 crew were in town after a week at Woodward skate camp. We met up. First at Culver City where the asshole-y rules that say you can’t take photographs in the park (what??) were enforced by … Continue reading