In The Loupe

In The Loupe: Atiba Jefferson on Dylan Rieder

In The Loupe Atiba Jefferson on Dylan Rieder

Dylan Rieder would've turned 29 today. In memory of Dylan, his friend Atiba Jefferson describes the circumstances surrounding his 2012 photo of this larger-than-life 360 flip. (The clip appeared in Supreme's Cherry video the following year.) We miss you Dylan.

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In The Loupe: Joey Shigeo on Tony Cervantes

In The Loupe: Joey Shigeo on Tony Cervantes

Photographers and jewelers use loupes to get a better look at extremely fine details. In our “In The Loupe” series, photographers share the finer details about some of their jewels with us. When The Skateboard Mag’s Joey Shigeo shot this candid 2006 photo of Tony Cervantes in Mexico City, it was completely by chance. This remains a deeply mysterious photo; there are still so many unanswered questions about what’s going in on the frame.

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In The Loupe: Yoon Sul on Lizard King

In The Loupe: Yoon Sul on Lizard King

Photographers and jewelers use loupes to get a better look at extremely fine details. In our “In The Loupe” series, photographers share the finer details about some of their jewels with us. Yoon Sul’s 2010 photo of Lizard King’s Hollywood High 16 frontside noseslide was featured as one of his two Transworld covers that year. This epic trick was something only Lizard could have conjured and the story behind the make is similarly impressive.

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In The Loupe: Mike Blabac on Danny Way

In The Loupe: Mike Blabac on Danny Way

Photographers and jewelers use loupes to get a better look at extremely fine details. In our “In The Loupe” series, photographers share the finer details about some of their jewels with us. Mike Blabac’s 2003 photo of Danny Way’s gargantuan, mega noseblunt slide was featured as the cover of the first issue of The Skateboard Mag. The sheer scale of this trick was unheard of at the time, and the location Danny chose left no room for error.

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In The Loupe: Ed Templeton on Leo Romero

In The Loupe: Ed Templeton on Leo Romero

Photographers and jewelers use loupes to get a better look at extremely fine details. In our “In The Loupe” series, photographers share the finer details about some of their jewels with us. This episode features Ed Templeton’s photo of Leo Romero, taken while on an Emerica tour.

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In The Loupe: Dave Swift on Heath Kirchart

In The Loupe: Dave Swift on Heath Kirchart

Photographers and jewelers typically use loupes to get a better look at the extremely fine details. In our “In The Loupe” series, photographers share the fine details about their jewels with us. This episode features Dave Swift’s recollections of his classic 2000 photo of Heath Kirchart’s backside tailslide.

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