Click On The Mountain 2018

We’re looking back at a very challenging week for the teams shooting around Courmayeur Mont Blanc in Italy! Click on the Mountain 2018 is done and the winners were crowned, but the way to this was full of ups and downs

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.

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.

The Fourth Phase: an interview with Travis Rice

From the creators of The Art of Flight, Red Bull Media House presents The Fourth Phase, a snowboarding epic starring iconic athlete Travis Rice.

A gifted innovator, Rice has always held the keys to what’s possible, yet he still seeks more. While exploring the untapped backcountry of his native Wyoming with mentor Bryan Iguchi, Rice plots a 16,000-mile course to follow the hydrological cycle around the northern Pacific, where snow and ice create dreamlike landscapes on the towering mountains above.
On his journey, Rice is joined by several of snowboarding’s most innovative riders, including Mark Landvik, Eric Jackson, Bryan Iguchi, Pat Moore, Mikkel Bang, Jeremy Jones, Victor de Le Rue, Ben Ferguson and more.

Red Bull Illume: the semifinals quest continues

After showcasing our favorite images of Red Bull Illume semifinalists 2016 in the categories of New Creativity, Close Up, Enhance, Energy and Lifestyle, we continue picking up some of the best pictures in action and adventure sports. Meanwhile, a judging panel of 50 photo editors are selection 11 Category Winners and one Overall Winner, unveiled at the Red Bull Illume Winner Award Ceremony, which will be held on September 28th, 2016 in Chicago, USA.

From September 12, 2016 onwards and leading up to the ceremony, Red Bull Illume will reveal the highly anticipated Top 275 Semifinalist images via its Red Bull Illume Facebook page.

Red Bull Illume semifinalists revealed

Red Bull Illume is the world’s greatest international photography contest dedicated to action and adventure sports. It showcases the most creative and captivating photography on the planet as art and aims to bring the public closer to the world of action sports.

Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will be the fourth edition of the contest after 2007, 2010 and 2013. A judging panel of 50 photo editors goes through thousands of entries and eventually selects 11 Category Winners and one Overall Winner, unveiled at the Red Bull Illume Winner Award Ceremony, which will be held on September 28th, 2016 in Chicago, USA.

Simon Gruber: a flight life

Simon Gruber is, without any doubt, one of the strongest talents that Italy has right now. It’s an athlete screened beyond its borders, with a level of riding which has nothing to envy to the international snowboarding scene.