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What Really Goes Into Getting The Perfect Shot?

There are photographers who spray and pray, and then there are photographers like Paris Gore who are strategic behind the lens. The latter knows that a stellar shot takes more than just an attuned eye and the luck of the moment. In the case for a Dakine photoshoot with Graham Agassiz, it was nothing short of a labor of love.

They spent days scouting, crafting the perfect line, and scaling the surrounding mossy trees to rig the lighting just right—factors that all come together when Gore hits the shutter button. Watch the behind-the-scenes video to understand what it really takes to get that jaw-dropping frame.

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Video: 82-Year-Old Proves You’re Never Too Old to Mountain Bike
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Video: 82-Year-Old Proves You’re Never Too Old to Mountain Bike

Video: 82-Year-Old Proves You’re Never Too Old to Mountain Bike

If you've ever been a bit hesitant to try mountain biking you'll be inspired by 82-year-old Alf. He was motivated to learn after recovering from cancer, when he needed an outlet to get fit again. RELATED: Mountain In the Hallway — Brian and Tate’s goal to summit the Grand Teton Amidst their battle with Cancer. His son, who knew that his father was an avid road cyclist in his youth, brought him a mountain bike to try out. He was hooked. His advice: you don’t have to do anything crazy when

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Video: Cam Zink Slides to a First Descent in Nevada
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Video: Cam Zink Slides to a First Descent in Nevada

Video: Cam Zink Slides to a First Descent in Nevada

Follow Cam ZInk, Ray Syron, and Trevor Boldi as they snag a first mountain bike descent on Nevada's Slide Mountain.  While Cam is no stranger to sketchy lines, the high angle and unstable ground of this particular mountainside have kept riders away...until now, that is.   Related: Josh Bryceland AKA Ratboy Launches Cannondale Sessions We're glad to see Cam in high spirits after aggravating his persistent shoulder injury at Red Bull Rampage 2018, though this

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Video: Marcelo Gutierrez’s Sketchy Urban DH Win
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Video: Marcelo Gutierrez’s Sketchy Urban DH Win

Video: Marcelo Gutierrez’s Sketchy Urban DH Win

Do you know what’s less forgiving than dirt? Concrete. This is especially true when you’re bombing through narrow alleyways and staircases of Manizales, Colombia like urban DH phenom Marcelo Gutierrez. Despite the consequences, Gutierrez doesn’t seem the least bit fazed as he whizzes down the track. Not only did the hometown hero win this year's race, but he’s consistently dominated the podium here over the past few years.  Check out his equally sketchy run from