Obscure sports: Eton Fives

Eton Fives is a handball game developed in the late 19th century at Eton College. It is an uncommon sport, with a large number of unique rules, as unique stands the shape of the court: it consists of three walls, with the left hand wall interrupted by a buttress approximately halfway up the court, resembling one of the bays at College Chapel where the game was invented.

Autumn colors in Hossegor

As the summer season fades away and the days become shorter and colder, tourists leave the beaches to surfers: the swells are growing bigger and more frequent.
Autumn is a special moment for Hossegor, as the small town on the Atlantic Ocean prepares to host WSL Pro France, and a large number of pro surfers share the waves with locals.

Monster Children photo comp returns for 2017

Monster Children Magazine has launched its seventh annual Photo Competition, and professional and amateur photographers are invited to submit entries online until November 5th to win a share of the massive $30,000 (AUD) prize pool.

Reef Just Passing Through mainland Mexico

The three amigos, Mikala Jones, Mitch Crews and Evan Geiselman, dip down into Mainland Mexico for a quick strike of tacos and tubes. Despite not rearing up to its full intimidating form, this black sand stretch of beach didn’t let the crew down, providing a picturesque playground of fun surf and good times.

The ride of a thousand passes

All pictures © Jered & Ashley Gruber. Phil Deeker, founder of the Cent Cols Challenge (CCC), rode 1,000 mountain passes – or cols – in just 100 days of riding. Not a bad way to celebrate his 60th birthday!

Alex Sorgente: Or What – Downtime in France

Living with Alex Sorgente and Robin Bolian for almost two months is like living at 200 km per hour. We recovered them last September in Getxo, in the Basque Country near Bilbao, where Alex took home the well-deserved victory with his unusual bowl lines.

Nitro Snowboards team in Patagonia

Chasing the endless winter, last August the Nitro Snowboards team headed to Argentinian mountains of Patagonia, near Bariloche, filming footage for Boom! video. Enjoy the action of Markus Keller, Nils Arvidsson and the rest of the team; all pictures by Markus Rohrbacher.

Cruising the Amazon on a skateboard

The sun sets along the Amazon river as Barney Page, Mason Silva, Korahn Gayle, Clint Walker, filmmaker Marcos De Souza and photographer Sam McGuire kickback in their freshly-hung hammocks watching Manaus fade into the horizon.

Click On The Mountain 2017

Click on the Mountain is an international media event that takes place in the beautiful Courmayeur, home of the majestic Mont Blanc. Divided in teams, riders, filmers and photographers battle each other by shooting all around the freeride area of Courmayeur and Mont Blanc, surrounded by a faboulous, unique background.

Roberto Bragotto - foto - Roby Bragotto - fotografia

Pro photographer tip: working with a snowboard video prod

If you look for snowboarding on the web, you get hit by thousand of images and video of riders, produced by a variety of  photographers and video makers; and most of the times, these still and moving images were shot in the very same moment, as a photographer always comes after a video production.