Bryce Kanights was a pro skater and Thrasher photographer during the fantastic, transformative 80s and early 90s. Eswic threw him a little photo show last night in Long Beach.
These fools need to get out from in front of the QP.
Heavy memories, lining the walls.
But, of course, you can't get the kids away from those electronic doohickeys.
Dude leans in for 720 support.
Chatman, localizing, turquise-wise.
Diggler, soaking it in.
'I don't know what any of this old stuff is, but I'm down!'
Mountain, appeasing the nicely-jacketed fans.
A tear for Grosso, stricken with lumbar drama. GWS Jeff.
Reda, posted up with a little-seen Harold gem.
Josh Love of Hall of Meat fame with natty Sky.
The legends seap in.
Speaking of legends ...
'Here. Look at this gross thing.'
Waters, Blender inspection.
The strong arm of the industry.
And then a yo-yo demo.
Beard off with WBD and Hermdog.
There he is! Nice one, BK!
Askew and Rogers, picking faves.
'But how fast can you go downhill ....'
Jimmy with hair mentor, Jim Gray. If those tresses could talk!
Some of the fine specimens ...
So many sick ones.
Isn't skateboarding great?! Thanks BK! You too, Paul!
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8/19/2020Julian Davidson gets the second surprise of his life when the Baker Boys turn him pro for Deathwish. See who rolled through on Juju's big day, again!
8/13/2020The Brooklyn Banks is one of the most iconic skate spots ever. Take a roll down memory lane with the locals and legends who have contributed to its legacy, then sign the petition to save The Banks. From the August ’20 issue of the mag.
8/12/2020R.B. Umali’s tapes catalog major players from numerous decades, from OGs like Harold, Clyde, Javier and Huf to contemporaries like Westgate and Ishod. We’re forever indebted to The Banks.
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