Friedman S Knack For Being In The Right Place At An Extraordinary Amount Of Right Times, Coupled With His Ability To Size Up Noteworthy Characters And Scenes, Has Secured His Place As One Of The Most Important And Recognized Photographers Of Youth Culture If It Wasn T For These Photos And These Words, The Story Of The Z Boys May Have Never Been Told, And The Impact Skateboarding S Had On The World Would Have Been Significantly Reduced Strength Magazine An Amazing Collection Of Images From Friedman, Who Was A Skater And Friend Of The Z Boys And Managed To Be There For A Ridiculous Amount Of The Important Sessions A S A Skater, You Not Only Owe It To Yourself To Check These Things Out And Learn What Went Down Way Back When, But You Owe It To These Guys Who Changed Skating Forever SLAP MagazineIn The Early 1970s, The Sport Of Skateboarding Had So Waned From Its Popularity In The 1960s That It Was Virtually Nonexistent In The DogTown Area Of West Los Angeles, A Group Of Young Surfers Known As The Zephyr Team Z Boys Was Experimenting With New And Radical Moves And Styles In The Water, Which They Translated To The Street When Competition Skateboarding Returned In 1975, The Z Boys Turned The Skating World On Its Head DogTown The Legend Of The Z Boys Is A Truly Fascinating Case Study Of How An Underground Sport Ascended In The World These Are The Stories And Images Of A Time That Not Only Inspired A Generation But Changed The Face Of The Sport Forever.This Volume Has Been Described As The DogTown Textbook And An Indispensable Companion Piece To The Sony Pictures Classics Film Dogtown And Z Boys Now Spanning 1975 1985 And Beyond, The First Section Of The Book Includes The Best Of The DogTown Articles Written And Photographed By C.R Stecyk III As They Originally Appeared In SkateBoarder Magazine The Second Half Compiles Hundreds Of Skate Images From The Archives Of Glen E Friedman Many Of Which Appear In The Movie Stecyk And Friedman Acted As Executive Producers And Advisors For The Film The Bigger, Newly Designed Edition Of The Book Includes Many Never Before Seen Friedman Photos, Along With A New Postscript By Stecyk.
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Dogtown book, this is one of the most wanted C.R. Stecyk author readers around the world.
- 228 pages
- C.R. Stecyk
- 09 January 2019 C.R. Stecyk