Mike Blabac releases his first book, BLABAC PHOTO – The Art of Skateboarding Photography, which documents 20 years of skateboarding history pulled from Blabac’s extensive collection of work. DC is releasing a limited edition Blabac Azure Mid shoe to complement the project and pay homage to Mike’s decade of service as DC’s exclusive skate photographer.BLABAC PHOTO is the first skateboarding book of its kind, with 224 pages of photography in a beautifully designed, cloth-bound, large format hardcover book. Published by powerHouse Books, BLABAC PHOTO takes you on a visual journey from Blabac’s humble beginnings as a kid who was intrigued by cameras, to shooting some of the most legendary skateboarders of all time. Blabac started shooting photos in the late ‘80s and has been DC’s skate photographer for 10 years, documenting some of the most epic moments in skateboarding history. BLABAC PHOTO recounts his early days with Madcircle Skateboarding in San Francisco and Girl Skateboards in Los Angeles, his coverage of Danny Way’s jump over the Great Wall of China and numerous world records, and his latest work with skateboarding’s youngest talent, demonstrating his vital role in shaping the sport and lifestyle. His photography truly captures the essence of skateboarding.
Starts- Thursday, 23 July 2009 at 11:00
Ends-Friday, 31 July 2009 at 15:00
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