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Craig Anderson What Youth

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PHOTO: Beren Hall Craig Anderson got here yesterday. He strolled into our place bright eyed and bushy tailed, toting coffee and post-flight chit-chat buzz. We talked skateboarding and surfing, holiday breaks, and how his film (the reason he’s here) is coming together. He’s got a pretty booked couple of weeks here in California going through…

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Off Beat: Andrew Doheny Episode 005

One of the most entertaining things there is to do on this planet is ask Andrew Doheny questions.

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Dear Youth The fun that leads to sleep paralysis

“Never trust a thought that didn’t come from walking.” That’s a quote by an old madman by the name of Friedrich Nietzsche. He’s an existential pioneer and had one hell of a dark passenger throughout his life. But the man sure did drop some wisdom while he was here. I bring this up as a bit…

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Sincerely Suburbia A What Youth Original Flim

Sincerely Suburbia is our final salute to a film and a moment in time we’re rather fond of. And damn is it a pretty little thing. Shot around the globe in 2012, this is an almost 10-minute film pulled from the Dear Suburbia cutting room floor. But being that Kai is notoriously picky during editing…

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Off Beat: Balaram Stack Episode 004

Balaram Stack answers the tough questions in this episode of Off Beat.

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Fairly Normal: Evan Geiselman Episode 002

We hungout with Evan Geiselman in Hawaii and he showed us that vicious forehand whip of his and once again proves that there is something about Floridians and Pipeline

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2012 Memoirs A year in review

What Youth was born in 2012, and it makes us misty thinking about all the fun we had last year. But it’s only just begun. We currently just got home from a magical spirit quest into the rough and tumble Pacific Northwest and are packing those same bags that were filled with jackets and 5/4/3’s…

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Warm Light A What Youth short starring Jack Freestone

Super-8 footage is warm and raw. It makes you feel nostalgic and the outcome is always candid and honest. This film was shot in Bali and stars Jack Freestone. Filmed and edited by Jack Coleman

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Dear Youth A Treatise on Art and Coffee

Coffee is a drug. That’s masked by ubiquity and social acceptance but it’s just hot speed. Black hot wonderful speed....
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Off Beat: Dillon Perillo Episode 003

How would you define "clubbing?" Hit play and see what Dillon thinks on that and more.

The Boys Fin ditches in Hawaii set to Cold Cave

If this doesn't make you wanna go ditch the fins with your friends today then nothing will.
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Off Beat: Kolohe Andino Episode 002

He's as curious and thoughtful as they come, usually snarky and mischievous in the process, but endearing as all hell.
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Fairly Normal: Mitch Coleborn Episode 001

In this episode, Mitch Coleborn leads us through his routine on the North Shore, which includes tour of the iconic...
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Meet Brendon Gibbens A polite young man with a fucked up alley oop

A while back Brendon Gibbens came through What Youth and sat on our couch. He was tagging along with Dion...
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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...
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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...
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...
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...
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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....
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PHOTO: Neville When we spoke to Craig he was just home from Europe before coming to California, then New York...
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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...
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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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