EMPIRE / DAMN THE MAN

STYLIST: KRISTI VLOK PHOTOGRAPHY: STAN KAPLAN MAKE UP: MARCHET TERBLANCHE MODEL: CATHERINE @ BOSS MODELS /MARI @ VISION MODELS In association with Jack Daniel’s South…

THE LAKE #005

DONT EAT THE YELLOW SNOW “We are living in a culture entirely hypnotized by the illusion of time, in which the so-called present moment is…

QUICK FIX / ROSS SYMONS

“The first time I folded anything was in 2002 when I was asked by my brother to fold a crane for a project he was…

LADY SNOWBLOOD / KLuK CGDT / LEVIS STRAUSS

STYLING / PRODUCTION: JEANDRE VENTER PHOTOGRAPHY: GRANT PAYNE MAKE UP / HAIR: MISAKI HARA MODEL: ARIEL @ d’Xim AGENCY Production // MOREFIRE Wardrobe // KLuK…

STALKER / IAN ENGELBRECHT

“I find myself often taking both film & digital camera to jobs and projects, because I want to capture the images on both mediums, purely…

SUMMER & KAYRIN / DEAD LEAVES AND THE DIRTY GROUND

  STYLIST: KRISTI VLOK PHOTOGRAPHY: ANE ‘ STRYDOM MODEL:  SUMMER @ Boss Models  / KAYRIN @ Fanjam Left coat – Babette Clothing Right coat –…

SOCIETAL BLUES / DALE YUDELMAN

It is early evening and sitting across the table from me is Dale Yudelman. He focuses on me over the edge of his wire-framed sunglasses….

TANA / AND GOD CREATED WOMAN

STYLIST: KRISTI VLOK PHOTOGRAPHY: DANIELLE KLOPPER MAKE UP: NATASHA PAPADOPOULOS MODEL: TANA / FanJam Cape Town Blue robe – TOPSHOP White Jersey – Ralph Lauren…

MAMBA BAMBA / CYRUS KABIRU

“We have that problem in Kenya where a lot of the artists are selling ‘poverty’ and tell you some story about their background so that…

BLACK MATH / CHAOS THEORY

“We like to sound different in every song, we don’t want to pigeonhole ourselves to only having one sound, that would be pretty boring. Even…

STALKER / ANÉ STRYDOM

“I mostly just prefer the way that it looks. I also like that you have to be more careful with how many photos you take….

AKTIVITÄT

STYLIST: MAX KING / HOLLY HERMON PHOTOGRAPHY: SANDRA MIKA NEOPRENE GARMENTS:  PETRO STEYN / $KEET Model: Happy Umurerwa – Fusion Models Cape Town Make-Up/Hair: Elena…

GARETH PON / QUICK FIX

 PORTRAIT – Anna-Belle Mulder “I definitely think in squares now, and because of Instagram I can honestly say my overall ability to read composition has…

LOST AND FOUND / SURFING IN ICELAND

A glimpse into the life of those few adventurous surfers, film makers and photographers who are dedicating themselves to finding and documenting waves in some…

SARAH BAHBAH / SEX & TAKEOUT

I heard this quote once, but I’m not sure where it’s from. It says “Observe everything around you as if you’ve never seen it before,”…

JENNIFER GREENBERG / THE ROCKABILLIES

Elvis Presley. Pompadours. Black-and-white creeper shoes. Cuffed jeans. And a little bit of James Dean rebellion. These are just some of the ingredients of the…

STALKER / JUSTIN POULTER

“For me the attraction to older formats is having the hard copy. Owning something that’s tangible, not just a digital copy. Being able to study…

ARIEL / SHIELA-MADGE BAKKER

STYLIST: KRISTI VLOK PHOTOGRAPHY: GABI LEE MAKE UP: MINKE DU PLESSIS  

LEICA: RAY BARBEE / LET US ROAM

Ray Barbee is a legendary professional skateboarder from San Jose, California. He made his first appearance in the skate film “Public Domain” and followed it…

IVAN BALLACK / QUICK FIX

“What i like to do is go out and explore, in search of little streets that I’ve never been down before. It’s like finding a…

IAN BRUCE HUNTLEY / KEEPING TIME

It’s 1964 South Africa, the height of what was considered grand apartheid. A large part of the white South African male population sits in their…

NIC GROBLER / CHAIN GANG

“We’ve barely skimmed the surface and this initiaL exhibition should be a springboard to actually do more thorough research. we contacted as many of the…

OCKIE FOURIE / QUICK FIX

“The quote, “The best camera is the one you have with you”, rings very true to me. My phone is always with me and I’m…

LANI SPACE / STALKER

“It’s hard to explain, but digital wasn’t really doing a lot for me, at least not at the moment – As for preference, there’s of…

KELLY JEAN / GET YOUR ROCKS OFF

All hats worn throughout shoot / GIPSY and the BEAN Mesh Long sleeve shirt & shorts ‘Hustle’ / Shoes: Models own Vintage knit white swimsuit:…

GORDON CLARK / GROOT GERAAK

“My self-image and intent as a photographer has shifted dramatically during the past decade; at this juncture in my personal evolution my mission is to…

ANGEL DUST / THE GOLDEN ANIMALS

“The Golden Animals are like Native Americans in an episode of Star Trek. Jangly guitar accompanied by drums fit for a symphonic orchestra is all…

GAVIN MORGAN / FAMILIA 10

Familia was founded back in 2004 by Johannesburg skateboarders Gavin Morgan and Adrian Day. Feeling disconnected and uninspired by existing local board brands and the…

LOUCAS POLYDOROU / CONTENT SPOTLIGHT

LOUCAS POLYDOROU Loucas  took the contents page photo for THE LAKE  # 001. He has been riding for Familia skateboards basically since day one and…

PATRICK BURNETT / MORNING WOOD

“The boards started out as a hobby. A friend of mine was making model airplanes out of wood and selling them at craft markets.We started…