RED is delighted to highlight Patagonia and their talented staff photographer / directory of photography, Tim Davis, in the newest RED Collective segment. Tim Davis produces videos and photographs for Patagonia’s website and catalog. To capture authentic images of the harsh conditions that their clothes and wetsuits have to endure, Tim travels around the world to shoot Patagonia’s Ambassadors (professional athletes) which include such big name surfers as: Gerry Lopez, The Malloy Brothers and Kohl Christensen. Tim is currently shooting on a light-weight SCARLET-X package.
In celebration of “The Photo Book” Chris Coté takes a tour of the SPL Waterhousing factory and gives you a behind the scenes look at how your favorite surf photos come to fruition.
Sean LaBrie from SPL Waterhousings and TransWorld SURF’s Chris Coté
Filmed by Chris Thiessen, Carson Lee, Richard Quintero, and Cameron Holland
Walker Ryan and Senior Photographer Dave Chami explain what went into shooting this partially-submerged switch 360 flip
Photo appeared on the cover of Transworld Skateboarding April 2013