Veeco: A Volcom Filmmaking Documentary takes a journey through the Volcom film library and goes behind the scenes with the filmmakers and riders as they share tales from Veeco Productions inception to the present day.
A STRANGE CONVERSATION
We sat down with Dion Agius, Creed McTaggart and the man behind Strange Rumblings, Mr Joe G before the Australian premiere on Sunday night at the Sydney State Theatre. The boys were excited to say the least.
10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT TEAHUPO’O WITH MITCH CREWS
One wave I never want to surf in my life, especially in front of a webcast of millions, a channel of peers and a tower of judges. Mitch Crews as a World Tour Rookie is facing that exact situation.
MOVING UNITS: WINTER SICK DAYS
North Coast NSW – Swell: 3-4ft ESE Wind: 8kts SW. The North Coast NSW has turned it on and it’s not going to pull the plug anytime soon. Call in sick, I’ll write your boss a note.
PRINT AIN’T DEAD: ‘Talk Story’ by Cole Barash
I feel bad for Cole because you can tell he put an enormous amount of effort into making Talk Story, and now he and everyone on the planet is going to have the skin stripped from their bones by a bright, white thermal blast.
Keep the Pace – Mikey DeTemple
Nick LaVecchia took a trip to NY to get some intimate shots of professional surfer, Mikey DeTemple, recovering from heart surgery. Mikey also shared his incredible story with him – a story spanning decades of health problems and surgeries. Get well soon, MD.
YOU AND THE CHAMP AT P-PASS
Does Micronesia interest you? Well Steph Gilmore is going to take you there – an adventure for just the 2 of you. You’ll surf P-Pass, life will be in slow motion and just when you’re about to fall asleep from 9 hours in the water, she’ll start shredding on the mini Fender and amp she travels with. She’ll probably…
Lens: Kenny Hurtado
Looking to create a calm, slightly nostalgic, personal and fictitious look at what it means to have a relationship by the coast.
ANYTHING BUT: Episode One
Today we would like to introduce you to Arnette’s new series, Anything But. The first episode features human propeller Chippa Wilson talk about his fondness for old pick up trucks.
Ruin your day by watching what other people get to do for a living. A new short film from Vacation Club featuring Luke Davis
MOVING UNITS: Seduction of a mermaid
Who are these mystical sirens of the ocean? These matrons of enchantment, coaxing you into the wild seas of your heart, seducing you with their beauty and mesmerising your salty soul.
Rob Machado’s Through The Lens: Episode 4
Directed by Tyler Manson, this latest episode of Rob Machado’s Through The Lens series takes you into the kitchen of Alex Atala’s Sao Paulo restaurant, inside the barrels of Rio, and leg-deep into the murky waters of the slums of Jardim Gramacho.
CHRIS BRYAN – PHANTOM REEL
We’ve got something big for you, Phantom cinematographer Chris Bryan‘s latest film reel. It’s a damn fine piece of work, direct from his lens over recent times. What’s better than a wild Sumatran rodeo, 20 foot Teahupoo pounding across dry reef, John John Florence in full flight and bare breasts being generously covered with milk – all captured at 1000 frames per second?…
MOVING UNITS: THAT ONE THURSDAY
This is what you (and I) missed out on yesterday. Maybe you didn’t miss out on this gold. Maybe you surfed this until your legs were in a gelatine like state and you were as dehydrated as a salted prune in the Gobi Desert. Maybe you chucked a few snaps of your empty line up onto Instagram. And…
Hypnotic Skeleton Bay
Another hypnotic Skeleton Bay clip to mess with your head. “You can only really catch one or two waves in the time that you paddle out, because the current is so hectic. So you wait for a set, as soon as you see the set, paddle out, catch the set, ride the wave for pretty much a…
PEOPLE: Cole Simler
Cole Simler has been shaping surfboards for longer than most of us have been alive. His shaped boards for the likes of Nathan Fletcher, Bruce Irons, Andy Irons and Matt Archbold to name just a few.
LENS: WILL ADLER
Will Adler is an LA-based surf & editorial photographer. His ocean and beach landscapes are dreamy and dazed; like a vacation for the eyes. This past week, his photography show opened in NYC.
TEAM AVERAGE 3: SRI LANKA
Team Average is back for round three! We’ve taken Stephanie Gilmore, Dion Agius, Craig Anderson, Dylan Rieder and Andrew Allen to Sri Lanka. Feature and film coming September. Stay tuned for updates!
Andrew Blauschild – Kookbox
Here are some words with Andrew Blauschild, co-founder of Kookbox Surfboards, about the past and present of NY surf culture, photography, and how chicks used to dig bankers but now they prefer surfers.
Prepare yourself, or start packing your bags. Our journey begins in the Island nation of French Polynesia: “De Passage” is the French translation of Just Passing Through. After our exploration of the tropical wonderland that is Tahiti with our crew of Rob Machado, Alana Blanchard, Shane Dorian, Kai Otton, Nick Rozsa, Cyrus Sutton, Luke Davis,…