Skate the World

Skate the World

Photographing One World of Skateboarding

Book - 2015
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"Hit the streets with 200 exhilarating photographs of the world s greatest professional skateboarders in action. In this dynamic collection, award-winning photographer Jonathan Mehring takes us from New York to Hong Kong to Istanbul and beyond as he sets out to capture the heart and soul of skate culture on six continents. Featuring stars like Tony Hawk, Nyjah Huston, and Eric Koston, Mehring s images have been published in top skateboarding magazines, and ESPN named him one of the sport s ten most influential people. Now, in his first book, Mehring invites us along on his exhilarating photo adventures across six continents. By capturing these experiences on camera and including complementary images contributed by other top skate photographers, Mehring presents an exciting and artful look at skate culture around the world. With an adrenaline rush on every page, this book celebrates the joy of skateboarding and its power to inspire young people to overcome obstacles on the board and off."
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781426213960
Branch Call Number: 796.22 SKATE
Characteristics: 239 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Mehring, Jonathan

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