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Happy When It Rains

  It was supposed to be a break from the cold and the dark of Paris life but the weather in the south of France turned into a massive storm. Some can be disapointed but some others take those storms as an occasion to get into creativity. That's how we passed those two days of rain, wind and massive waves. Like the Jesus and Mary Chain said, we were "happy when it rains".Credit : surfinestate

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Ill Studio - Neapolis

Founded in 2007, Ill-Studio is a multidisciplinary platform based in Paris, headed by Léonard Vernhet and Thomas Subreville, it also brings together Nicolas Malinowsky, Thierry Audurand and Pierre Dixsaut. Neapolis is one of their publication and present a "poetic look at the world trough the prism...

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Frankly, Mr Schenky

  Manuel Schenck is one of those guys who never stops talking and brings good vibes along with him. Always smiling, he has been skating for a long time and started shooting a few years ago for his own pleasure. Shooting his friends Ben Chadourne, Gauthier Rouger or Morgan Favre, he committed more and more and he now makes a living out of it as a professional photographer. Here are some shots...

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Thrasher Magazine 30th Anniversary

To celebrate his 30th anniversary, Thrasher Magazine is going to publish a "Cover Story" book with all his famous cover since 1981 ! Thrasher is on of the most famous and inspired skateboard magazine, founded by Kevin Thatcher, Eric Swenson, and Fausto Vitello in San Francisco 30 years ago. It will be release on 13th of March 2012 bu you can pre-ordered it on amazon.com

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Public Domaine - Skateboard Culture at La Gaité Lyrique

La Gaite Lyrique in Paris is the new place dedicated to digital cultures and contemporary music. For its major summer theme, La Gaité Lyrique invites skate culture. Public Domaine - Skateboard Culture exhibitions gather views on skate culture mixing creations, restrospectives and setups spread throughout the building. Until August, 7th.

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Gatzby Revival

Gatzby is a skateboard brand born in 1986. Stephane Villepoux, Gil de la Pointe and Jim Lalondrelle designs clothes with a spirit inspired by the sea and the street. After 25 years, Jim is still skating and relaunches a series of limited edition boards and tees, available only at Transfert Skateshop (Bordeaux France). Yeeewwww! Gatzby Limited Edition DecksJim Lalondrelle, Bordeaux, a few days agoLu...

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Locals Only

Hugh Holland report what skateboarding was in California between 1975 and 1978 in the famous book "Locals Only".More on HughHolland.com

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