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The New Weapon!

Published on May 29, 2015, in News.

Over the past week I have been filming a new project with Scott Secco.  Below is the machine of choice, and it Moves!     Frame: Diamondback Mission Pro (Medium) Drive Train: Shimano XTR 1/11 | Cassette 11-40t | Front Ring 32t Brakes: Shimaon XTR | 203mm Chain Device: Shimano SMCD Suspension: SR Suntour Durolux

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Endless Possibilities

Published on May 26, 2015, in News.

Sometimes you just have to sit back and appreciate the Endless Possibilities.  While in New Zealand photographer, writer, and all around amazing individual Tommy Wilkinson and I teamed up one evening to shoot this shot.  The trail is a well known staple of the Queenstown trail system, Rude Rock.  It has been hosted in countless publications and

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Motivation

Published on May 18, 2015, in News.

  Motivation is a strange thing.  First of all it usually goes hand in hand with a catalyst.  You know a situation that stokes that internal fire that says “Ditch the excuses and get shit done.”  It’s a wild notion, spurred by the random.  A chance conversation, strong visual, a gesture, music… you name it. 

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Life Beyond Walls: New Zealand

Published on May 15, 2015, in News.

Life Beyond Walls Episode 2 from the Smith Optics ten day team trip through New Zealand’s South Island.  Early mornings, alpine scree, golden singletrack, caving… nothing but good times! Location: Craigieburn, New Zealand Life Beyond Walls – New Zealand Episode 2 from smith optics on Vimeo. Tweet

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Smith Goes South

Published on May 12, 2015, in News.

  Well needless to say my website has been neglected the past month.  I’ve just been too damn busy to throw up a blog worth reading.  In reality I could start posting the odd blurb with a photo or two, actually I probably should start doing that seeing as nobody actually reads anymore.  Telling it

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