Surfing, Skateboarding, Music, Photography, Travel, Culture and general antics of the youth on the run.

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Off Beat: Tanner Gudauskas Episode 001

We managed to briefly sadden a Gudauskas, and we think he says he’d eat snake if he had the chance.

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Usual Highway A What Youth Original short film starring Owen Wright

In this What Youth short film Owen Wright scours the California coast in a Recreational Vehicle looking for wedges and trouble. He finds one of those things. This is a short film starring Owen Wright.

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Behind the Lense of Epokhe Somewhere in the middle of America

as we all packed up and went home for the evening, Kai and Dion and our good friend Grady Archbold went to the deserted desert somewhere in the middle of America, shot the sunrise with these models and returned the next day with magical imagery and film.

Pretty Sweet What Youth

A What Youth Press Release Collected Thoughts 031

PHOTO: Screenshot from Pretty Sweet I think it’s the scene in the new skate video Pretty Sweet where they are spraying, toasting and blasting beer into the air. It’s snowing and it’s shot on RED, just a brilliant moment. Someone must have stomped a sick one. It’s unfiltered fuck it! Right there on the screen….

Hawaii photographed by Scott Chenoweth What Youth

Dane and Gabriel in Hawaii Collected Thoughts 030

PHOTO: Chenoweth I’m trying to keep calm. I’m trying to carry on. But after doing some responsible drinking, I’m going to chime in. Since Friday, two maneuvers were pulled off that were crazy. One by Dane in competition — a turn that perfectly demonstrates his disregard for things like waves, surfboards and competitive strategy. The…

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What Youth X Lance Mountain Skateboard collaboration A conversation with the artist

If you have Issue Two of What Youth Quarterly then you’ve already read about our skateboard collab with Lance Mountain. If you don’t have Issue Two, you’re reading about the collab now. (Also, damn, check yourself.) Lance designed the graphic above — inspired by an Arto Saari portrait, second slide, from Issue Two — for…

Craig Anderson photographed by Kai Neville What Youth

Craig Anderson, Changed ticket Collected Thoughts 029

PHOTO: Neville When we spoke to Craig he was just home from Europe before coming to California, then New York and New England. Europe didn’t end well. Craig is a kind soul and to move against him is an awful sin, and a Frenchman had sinned. It happens everywhere.   CRAIG ANDERSON: I’ve been home…

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Mike Piscitelli: Photographes, Films, Fucking Awesome Our insighful talk with photographer/filmaker Mike Piscitelli

Famous faces. Incredible films. Beautiful models. Rad friends. Sick photographs. Lucrative contracts. You could say Mike Piscitelli is as successful as anyone creative could ever hope to be. But such is the curse of the creative, always grinding, pulling from the past, learning. Always learning. We spoke with Mike about his work and his path…

Dion Agius in France photographed by Kai Neville What Youth

Day one in France with Dion Collected Thoughts 028

PHOTO: Neville Little did they know that this would be one of the only successful surfs of the trip. Kai...
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Rainy Day Schedule Kolohe Andino, Jordy Smith, Owen Wright and Julian Wilson in Santa Cruz

Steamer Lane is kelp, rocks, odd sections and cold water blended together. Factor in a cliff of hecklers, very high...
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Dillon’s Travelogue, Continued Collected Thoughts 027

PHOTO: Neville By Dillon Perillo, from Portugal (see Dillon’s first European journal entry here) I’m shoveling my feet along the...
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Paperback Point Alex Knost, Wade Goodall and Ford Archbold in Mexico

An ascending, tumbling, crumbling, patient, speedy, soft, warm, friendly reminder of how the ocean behaves at the Mexican coast. Just...
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Baby Dolla A feature styled and photographed by Napkin Apocalypse for What Youth Issue 2

“The issue [What Youth Issue 2] features a fashion pictorial directed by kortenie in which we stayed in vallejo, took...
What Youth Issue 2

Malibu Now Photography by Scott A. Sant’Angelo for What Youth Issue 2

Armed with the notion that there’s (still? Still) something super romantic about Malibu, and its landscape, and 10-second rides, and...
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Essence of the Night, by Warren Smith for What Youth Issue 2 A conversation with the author

For an Issue Two photo essay of the American night, we asked Warren Smith — who’s familiar both with America...
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Photography by Kolohe Andino for What Youth Issue 2 Shot at home for What Youth, captions by Kolohe

Editor’s Note: If you’re here to win the signed magazine: well hello! Welcome to the rest of the roll of...
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What Youth Issue 2 On Sale Now

The Fall 2012 issue of What Youth Quarterly is now available here in the What Youth shop. On the cover:...
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Photography by Dion Aguis for What Youth Issue 2 From Dion’s Summer Portfolio, a collection of his images and words

“I’m in Europe, heading to Iceland tomorrow for Globe, going to be so goddamn cold! Then I’m back to France...
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That’s All She Wrote Summer in Biarritz with Jack Freestone, Ryan Callinan and more

Old wood forests, old world markets where men sell bread and cheese, new wave girls on the streets and beaches,...
Courtney Jadke Napkin Apocalypse shooting photos for What Youth Issue 2

Napkin Apocalypse for What Youth Issue Two Collected Thoughts 026

Courtney Jaedke is Dane Reynolds’s girlfriend. She creates and styles under the name Napkin Apocalypse. We call her Qwertini sometimes....
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Surfing by Kolohe Andino for What Youth Issue 2 A brat who can surf

We saw so much of Kolohe this summer. But not in the water obviously, because he was injured, so for...
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Indonesia for What Youth Issue 2 Dane, Kolohe, Evan, Taj and Jack

What Youth Issue 2 trip to Indonesia with Dane Reynolds, Kolohe Andino, Evan Geiselman, Taj Burrow and Jack Freestone.
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No One Los Angeles A survey from cities by the sea

Los Angeles is hazy but not from smog. It’s just a hazy concept.
Dillon Perillo in France

Journal entry numero who gives a fuck Collected Thoughts 025

(Photo: Alex Laurel) By Dillon Perillo (Short easy not the end more to come prose #needsimprovement. —Dillon, sent from on...
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Julian East Sessions From the Australian East Coast, Julian Wilson Mid-2012

Julian is busy, winning US Opens, and snaking Slater or maybe getting snaked by Slater depending on your interpretation of...
Dane Reynolds and Kolohe Andino at What Youth HQ

Dane and Kolohe behind What Youth Collected Thoughts 024

The day before these two left for France to compete in the Quiksilver Pro they came by What Youth and...
Currn Caples and Jay Adams at Arto Saari's house pool skating afternoon interview what youth

Afternoon Interview: Curren Caples & Jay Adams Episode 003

Last week Arto Saari brought Jay Adams and Curren Caples to session his backyard pool
Curren Caples and Jay Adams at Arto Saari's house What Youth

Tuesday at Arto’s Collected Thoughts 023

Last week something unusual happened and we were there. Arto Saari had an idea for this skate session he wanted...
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Kelly Slater wasn’t scared Collected Thoughts 022

We learned that this flag’s a liar. When that Kustom Airstrike trip happened a while back, every surfer got one...
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Stout Atmosphere Mitch Coleborn, Dillon Perillo and Nat Young in Ireland

Ireland and jazz.
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Jack Robinson Inside some Waves And where to see his best work yet

This piece is two months old now, just like Jack Robinson, but it’s worth an encore presentation due to new...
Kai Neville, Dane Reynolds, Yadin Nichol and Dillon Perillo at Channel Islands Surfbaoards in Santa barbara for the Dear Suburbia Premiere What Youth

Shop Kids: Still a thing Collected Thoughts 021

We were just in Santa Barbara for a nighttime film premiere, and before it got started we went into the...