TEN WALLS / WALKING WITH ELEPHANTS

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By: Joseph Licata Mario Basanov, known as Ten Walls, channels some deep house while tracking to a place that is somewhat unexpected in his new song “Walking With Elephants” – releasing on September 7th via Boso. This song, though spectacular, … Continue reading

SUMMER RENTAL’S SUMMER RENTAL

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By: Joseph Licata Meet David, he is the man behind Summer Rental and some great tees coming out of Brooklyn right now. A cheeky, high-brow take on the perfect tee that we all love each summer. The tee that fits perfectly, is the … Continue reading

AKILA BERJAOUI PHOTOGRAPHY // THIS IS SUMMER

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By: Joseph Licata Australian-based photographer Akila Berjaoui captures moments that document a very real and intimate interaction between her, her subjects and their surroundings. Berjaoui, inspired heavily by the sea and surf, uses it as both a public and private … Continue reading

HUGH HOLLAND’S LOCALS

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By: Joseph Licata Hugh Holland’s work ushers in the carefree, youthful expression that drives our love of the summer months and the memories we have long after they are gone. So with summer officially her, I thought It was only … Continue reading

SURF REPORT WITH KAROLINA KURKOVA

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By: Joseph Licata Upon meeting Ms. Kurkova a few weeks back in New York, she suggested my posting this wonderfully crafted editorial for you all to enjoy from Vogue Spain’s June 2014 issue. And who am I to turn down such … Continue reading

STEPHANE SUISSE / bord de mer

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By: Joseph Licata Stephane Suisse’s long exposures of seasides across her native France offers an abstract  perception of time, while delivering an endless unfolding of layers that emerge the more you revisit them.   THANK YOU STEPHANE  

THE VISITING NEW YORKER

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By: Mike Townsend Our friend Adrian Gaut always times his jaunts down to Southern California with good waves. Not a coincidence. He also has a knack, perhaps coincidentally enough, for pulling up in his van just in time for a … Continue reading