Lib Tech Reshares Game of Thrones Lib Lando Photoshop

On October 17th I decided to quickly make a high resolution Photoshop based on the Game of Thrones meme “Winter is coming.” The original being 3399 x 1912, I shared it on Facebook. Lib Tech and Mark Landvik saw it and apparently liked what I made. The reshare got in front of many Lib Tech fans and I received a few inquires for a wallpaper sized version. Here are the links for the 1600 x 900 and 1920 x 1080 version of the original.

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M83 – Intro Feat. Zola Jesus

If your a fan of The Art of Flight, you may have heard this song and fell in love with it. I had a difficult time trying to figure out what this song was called since it doesn’t appear on Youtube. I thought I’d share it with my readers.

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This song is for promo only.

Please be sure to check out M83’s new album, Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming.

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Skateboarding from Bellingham To Seattle, then The Art Of Flight Movie

September 10th, 2011 I took my time driving down the i5 corridor stopping at a few skate parks along the way. The Art Of Flight west coast premier at McCaw Hall was in the back of my mind. I stopped in Arlington WA to ride their skate park. To my surprise, there was a full pipe in their bowl section!

My ankle has finally healed up enough to the point where I can actually do grinds and flip tricks. I was stoked, but at the same time nervous because of how rusty I had become. I opted to ride the bowl a few times as a warm up, then practicing front side / back side board slides. My ollie manuals were utter crap, but still had crooks, 5-0’s down. I was hesitant to do flip tricks since my ankle does flare up once in a while. After about an hour and a half at Arlington Skatepark, I headed south to the Marysville WA Skatepark.

I haven’t been to the Marysville skatepark in nearly 8 years, so I was very skeptical I could gain my bearings. Luckily, it all started flowing back. Popping out of banks to backside crooks, nose slides, 50-50’s, transferring the banks. I even attempted a melon grab (but failed miserably.) The locals were friendly, complementing my ollies. Apparently I still got big pop!

I think next time I head to Seattle, I’ll wake up early to hit up skateparks on the way down i5. It was really exciting to ride parks I haven’t been to since high school! I did feel a bit winded, I have been out of the game with an ankle injury since April of this year. Prior to that, snowboarding and the gym has been keeping me in shape. I haven’t skated at legit parks since earlier in the spring (Bellingham WA skatepark).

Even though I was extremely rusty, I was able to gain back what I grew up doing. I think this needs to happen more often!

Arriving in Shoreline, WA I briefly stopped at Shorelines skatepark. Afterwards, I drove down the block to my buddies house. We immediately headed out to Seattle.

My honest review about The Art of Flight is this: Get off my fucking lawn and buy this god damn movie on iTunes! It’s only $9.99!!! If you want it on DVD-and-Blu-Ray, the collectors edition is available at ArtofFlightMovie.com, Quicksilver.com, and Amazon.com

Below is the trailers, behold it’s astronomically beast mode that is director of photography, Curt Morgans face!

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Torstein Horgmo’s Soundcloud & Nike Vapen Sessions

Not many DC Snowboarding fans are aware that Torstein Horgmo’s does music production / dj mashups on his free time. If you’ve been following Torstein’s Vimeo channel, you’ll recognizes a few soundtracks. Get pumped for 2011-2012 season!

Torstein – Presser

Torstein – Brokeoff

Torstein – Rolling In The Deep (Torstein Brostep rMx)

While I was at it, happen to stumble upon Nike Vapen Sessions Episodes 1 & 2. The Nike 6.0 snowboarding team take a trip to Våpen og Sport, Vanvikan, Norway this summer. The U.S. equivalent to that would be snowboarding north of Anchorage Alaska in August.

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