Tag Archives: PHOTOGRAPHY

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A MOMENT WITH SHELBY BAY

By: Aaron Austin Every now and then we think it is important to explore what lies behind the looks of some of the most beautiful women around us, because after all, there’s more than just being really really good looking. Therefore, when … Continue reading

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TREVOR KING’S VIEW OF VENICE

By: Victoria Clark Images: Trevor King Channeling the elements of the unimitable morning light, Photographer Trevor King captures the dynamic landscape of the California coast in a way that is often unseen. From the iconic Venice skatepark to the curb of … Continue reading

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A TRIBUTE TO MUSIC’S MOST FORMIDABLE PHOTOGRAPHERS: FROM MICHAEL HALSBAND TO JIM MARSHALL

By: Victoria Clark Having our picture taken can often be intrusive and annoying and thus photography has somewhat become an art that many people take for granted. However, since photography (alongside film) is one of the only artistic mediums that enables us to capture life’s … Continue reading

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YOU SHOULD KNOW: PHOTOGRAPHER AND SURFER CLOUDY RHODES

By: Victoria Clark THE FUTURE IS ANYTHING BUT CLOUDY FOR THIS YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHER At only 22, Cloudy Rhodes’s photography has quickly caught the eye and attention of major magazines (think Monster Children and Desillusion, for starters) and for good reason. Although … Continue reading

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MARCH 2016 PLAYLIST: FEATURING DONOVAN, CURTIS MAYFIELD, GRAND NATIONAL, AND MORE

For this month’s playlist our friends Mike and Lara Townsend, founders of Threads and Fins in LA, curate a playlist that hits on just what we needed as we bounce around the next few weeks fighting off our wanderlust.   … Continue reading

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LINDA AND MARY MCCARTNEY’S INTIMATE MOMENTS AT THE GAGOSIAN NEW YORK

LINDA AND MARY MCCARTNEY AT THE GAGOSIAN NEW YORK, CAPTURING THE FLEETING MOMENTS OF INTIMACY This intimate image of Linda and Stella McCartney snuggled up in bed is just one of the many photos on display at Gagosian’s new show, … Continue reading

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SAMUDRA’S JENNIFER BINNEY ON LIFE, DESIGN, AND HER VISION FOR THE FUTURE

By: Victoria Clark Every female out there knows about the quarrels in finding the perfect purse. It must be the right size, shape, depth, and of course, it has to be stylish, but trying to pack life’s necessities in a single bag … Continue reading

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PHOTOGRAPHER MICHAEL DWECK ON THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE END: MONTAUK, N.Y.

By: Victoria Clark If you look up the word artist in the dictionary, one of the definitions reads: (n) a person who produces works in any of the arts that are primarily subject to aesthetic criteria. However, an artist is much more than that. It is … Continue reading

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SURF AND SKATE ON PADDLE 8

The best and most beautiful thing about art is that it can bring beauty to some of the most common and overlooked places, spaces, people, and things. Unfortunately, the most coveted pieces are usually extremely hard to come by, especially … Continue reading

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FROM THE BEGINNING WITH ERICA CANDICE

Director: Will Warasila Edited by: AJ Addario Creative Director: Joseph Licata Model: Erica Candice of Ford Models Music: Mystery Lights – To Tough to Bare Special thanks to: 3×1 & Calvin Klein  

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JEAN-PHILIPPE PITER’S PURE

Jean-Philippe Piter was born in Dakar in 1968. At the age of 16 Jean-Philippe left Sénégal and moved to France to study photography. After completing his studies Jean-Philippe served as an assistant to some of the biggest names in the … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY WINTER SWELL BRINGS SOME EARLY HOLIDAY GIFTS

By: Will Warasila New Jersey serves up some pretty great waves if you know where to look. And with this past week’s winter swell we knew one guy that would have a line on a few fun spots—Stefan Gamon. So we … Continue reading

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OUTERKNOWN, KELLY SLATER’S NEW KERING-BACKED SURF-LIFESTYLE BRAND

Earlier this year, surfing champion Kelly Slater chose not to renew his sponsorship contract with Quiksilver, after over two decades as the face of the troubled surfwear giant. Instead, he called up designer and fellow surfer John Moore (who was, … Continue reading

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NAT LANYON’S QUEENSLAND – (NSFW)

Surf Collective: What inspires you? Nat Lanyon: Music, life in general. Being fit & healthy I always feel more inspired, don’t get me wrong I’m still hungover alot, but you gotta push through it, because I’m not productive when I’m hung haha. Im always … Continue reading

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SURFING, 1000 FRAMES PER SECOND

By: Joseph Licata The first 60 seconds will blow you away. Maybe some of the best footage I’ve ever seen. FILM BY CHRIS BRYAN Surfers in order of appearance: Opening shot: Mark Matthews Matthew Meola Jay Davies Craig Anderson Clay Marzo Kelly … Continue reading

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DANIEL FULLER // MEDITATION ON BLUE

Inspired by the tradition of theatrical pictorial innovation present in the landscape and seascape photography of Ansel Adams, Hiroshi Sugimoto, and Andreas Gursky – Fuller has positioned his photographic practice against the notion of the decisive moment and instead creates … Continue reading

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DAILY INSPIRATION: GROVE IS IN THE HEART / EMMA TEMPEST & MAGDALENA FRACKOWIAK FOR MIXT(E)

MIXT(E Magazine – Styling: Dimphy Den Otter, Model: Magdalena Frackowiak, Photography: Emma Tempest  

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WARHOL AND BASQUIAT FIGHT FOR STREET ART

By: Joseph Licata The Brazilian artist Kobra just wrapped up his latest piece in New York City (Brooklyn to be precise), painting this mural on Bedford and N9. It features the iconic image of Andy Warhol and Michael Basquiat in boxing … Continue reading

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JOHN MOORE, A MAN WHO HATES NOISE AND LOVES FRIENDSHIP

By: Joseph Licata John Moore, named one of GQ’s 2014 Menswear Designers of The Year, is as multifaceted as the projects he’s worked on. Moore has lead creative and design for the likes of Quiksilver Women’s, VSTR and Hollister. Runs … Continue reading

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HUGH HOLLAND’S LOCALS

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

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STEPHANE SUISSE / bord de mer

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  

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MARCH 2014: THE THINGS YOU NEED TO SEE, HEAR AND DO THIS MONTH

By: Joseph Licata  Here are a few things to check out this month if in New York, LA or London 1.March 6th (8pm-12am): Premiere of True To This, a film capturing the energy and artistry of board-riding in its purest … Continue reading