The year is half over, so let’s take a look back to reflect on what’s made 2012 what it is so far. Contests, videos, new pros, killer ams, company mishaps and more that you may have already forgotten about in the whirring, churning Internet machine of the modern day. It’s some of the best, and some of the worst.
Mehring brings us some outtake photos from the Nike in Baku article featured in our current, final issue.
The final installment of extras from Colombia featuring Silas Baxter-Neal, Mark Suciu, and Brian Delatorre.
A black and white contact sheet find from an Emerica trip a while back.
This Raiders of the Archives features Legendary Big Brother magazine photographer Rick Kosick who gain even more fame by being a part of the MTV Jackass crew. Check out part 2 of 2 where Rick talks about what it’s like to shoot a monkey for the cover of Big Brother.
Check out our exclusive video recap of DC’s Waiting For Lightning Hollywood screening with a Danny Way interview.
Photos from two trips to Texas that involved getting arrested and going back for court while skating along the way. Featuring Fred Gall, Guru Khalsa, Steve Durante, and Lou Metal.
Foundation and Emerica’s Marquis Preston, one of the stylish dudes out there, takes care of this week’s Tuesday 25 for Skateboardermag.com.
Jake Donnelly turned pro this weekend for Real Skateboards with a pie to the face.
1. Habitat teammate: Tim O’Connor 2. Song (currently): “Canadian Girl” by The Walkmen 3. Video part from the past year: Jeff Chikami in Morse Code 4. Video part ever: Evan Schiefelbine 5. Author: Kurt Vonnegut 6. Movie quote: “Once again our stomachs were sluggish with goat meat”
Jonathan Mehring captured from Go Skateboarding Day action in NYC featuring some local talent and the Nike guys.
The Vans Downtown Showdown was in Amsterdam this year and it went off. There was some great skating from 10 different teams including Flip, Element, Antiz, Toy Machine and more. Check out the video for all the highlights and the full results.