Author Norman Ollestad and his son, Noah Ollestad, are the subject of Jeff Lipsky’s latest feature for Outside magazine

Outside magazine asked Jeff Lipsky to photograph Norman Ollestad and his son, Noah Ollestad, who share a passion for surfing, for a feature in its Adventure Issue, on newsstands now. Norman is the author of the bestselling book Crazy for the Storm: A Memoir of Survival, in which he wrote about being the only survivor, […]

Michael Muller photographs fearless climber Alex Honnold for Outside magazine cover story. Plus: behind-the-scenes video

Adventure athlete Alex Honnold, the biggest name in the sport of climbing, is planning to scale a skyscraper on live TV—and not just any skyscraper but the world’s second-tallest building. So he was a natural for Outside’s “Disrupters Issue,” which celebrates “the bold men and women” who have shaken up our world. Michael Muller photographed […]

Jeff Lipsky on photographing Nick Woodman, CEO of GoPro, for Outside magazine

Jeff Lipsky recently photographed GoPro founder Nick Woodman for the cover of Outside magazine’s October issue. “He’s a surfer,” Jeff says of the 38-year-old CEO, “so I wanted to shoot him somewhere cool.” They settled on Half Moon Bay, about half an hour’s drive from GoPro’s San Mateo offices. “He’s an incredible guy,” adds Jeff. […]

Jeff Lipsky photographs adventure shooter Scott Soens for Outside magazine cover

Outside magazine recently commissioned Jeff Lipsky to photograph adventure shooter Scott Soens for the cover of the April issue… . . .

Jeff Lipsky photographs Ironman champ Andy Potts for Outside magazine

Jeff Lipsky photographed Andy Potts, the fastest American finisher at the 2012 Ironman World Championship, for the cover story of Outside magazine’s January 2013 issue. Here’s a look… . . .

Art Streiber lights Bear Grylls on fire for Outside magazine cover shoot

Bear Grylls proves he’s hotter than ever in Art Streiber‘s cover shoot for the September issue of Outside magazine—the handsome adventurer and star of Discovery‘s Man vs. Wild gamely posed with his arms aflame. Bear also endured being repeatedly doused by buckets of water and having heaps of leaves flung at him while a giant […]

Three recent cover shots by Jeff Lipsky: Outside, Women’s Health, and People

Jeff Lipsky shot the cover for three magazines that all came out at around the same time: Brooklyn Decker for the May issue of Women’s Health, Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney for People‘s Country Special, and a stand-up paddle boarder for the June issue of Outside… . . .  

Jeff Lipsky shoots Chelsea Handler for Glamour, biologist Wallace J. Nichols for Outside

Two great new editorial assignments by Jeff Lipsky are out this month: a portrait of comedian/late-night talk-show host Chelsea Handler for Glamour‘s “Women of the Year” issue (read the interview, published in the December issue, here); and for the December issue of Outside, two portraits—one of which is the cover—of biologist/activist/author Wallace J. Nichols. At […]

Outside mag presents “Michael Muller’s Great White Sharks”

Michael Muller—celebrity and entertainment photographer, adventurer, and cofounder of Kids Clicking Kids—has a new personal project: photographing great white sharks. Outside magazine, for whom Michael most recently shot climber/skier/photographer Jimmy Chin, is currently featuring an interview with Michael and a shark gallery at its website. “With so many famous faces and remote places in his […]

Behind the scenes of Michael Muller’s underwater cover shoot with surfer Josh Mohr (video)

For its August issue, Outside magazine produced a series of stories packaged as “The Apocalypse Handbook,” with pro surfer Josh Mohr pictured on the cover in a debris-strewn underwater “must-escape” setting. The photo is by Michael Muller, who was working with $250,000 worth of camera equipment, including ProFoto underwater flash heads that he designed. The […]