Presenting “Venice Skateboard Soul,” Doug Menuez’s photographs of pivotal members of Venice Beach’s skateboard scene

Last month, while he was in Los Angeles to teach a weekend workshop for Leica Akademie, Doug Menuez carved out time to shoot a mini-photo essay on members of the skateboard scene in Venice Beach, both past and present. “I got to meet and photograph the legendary Juice magazine publisher and owner Terri Craft with […]

Guest post: Steven Lippman and the day legends came together

Before he became a pro photographer and director, Steven Lippman was a pro skateboarder in the days when skating was becoming the cultural phenomenon that it remains to this day. He recently reunited with his old pals, who happen to be some of the biggest names in the history of skateboarding—guys like Lance Mountain, Christian […]