The Zoo, DMC, Jamie Cooper Ellis and Clint Reynolds on the woodward Vert Ramp trying to qualify for X-Games Cafeteria food….
Curtis Cantwell and the Keep It Rolling crew have been working hard on their big video project “440 Volts”. In conjunction with the video’s release, I sat down with Curtis to talk about his epic roof roll-in attempt to ambulance ride. Was it a questionable judgement call? Of course. The difference is that you and… Continue reading
A non comprehensive guide to getting by while on the road… Times have changed so some of these innovations will be irrelevant, some of them are petty crimes, nonetheless the easiest way to get by, traveling with limited means is to fill your car with like minded wanderers so you can all split the cost… Continue reading
One Taking two steps up a pair of offset cinder blocks, I crept behind the cheap, pink, plastic shower curtain, cordoning off an open air toilet, raised, just high enough, so the shit and piss could drain into somewhere out of sight. Twenty four hours into Mexico, the only object witnessed marking manufacturing ties to… Continue reading
American dreaming… Ithaca New York. This was all shot during a quick late winter session at the FBM Warehouse, which also houses the FBM Machine Shop!
BEHIND THE SHUTTER WITH MEL STOUTSENBERGER The basis of this interview is purely selfish. As a child of 70’s BMX, I’ve been infatuated with the photos of Mel Stoutsenberger since I first laid eyes on them. His ability to capture not only action, but the atmosphere and electricity of the moment is uncanny. Background details,… Continue reading
I visited a friend’s farm in Castle Hayne North Carolina, his name is Andrew Lorek, a fourth generation farmer on family land who grew up BMXing… A modest plot of acreage on the outskirts of an old port city, it had been used for just about every kind of crop, mainly lettuce, bell peppers and… Continue reading
In Speaking with my father, Stephen John Crandall, about my Grandfather Barrett Lowell Crandall, and his service in the Army during World War 2, he showed me these letters written home from the war against Germany and the Axis powers while in France. We looked at these written words from before my Dad was even… Continue reading
A few snaps of Brian Foster, Clint Reynolds, Matty Aquizap, Jackson Allen and John Tillman at Eastside trails in Austin Texas…