Vans Vault 2012 Spring Sk8-Hi Zip LX

Part of Vans Vault’s Spring collection is the Sk8-Hi Zip LX. Given a vintage, distressed look, the sneaker features premium leather and suede on the upper, with leather laces, along with a convenient zipper at the back of the heel. It comes in three colourways and has started making its way to retailers in both the States and Europe, including End. mash rating: 8/10 More after the jump. Read more...

Tobias Colz ‘CyanCali’

CyanCali is a new project by Vienna-based photographer, Tobias Colz, which consists of several minimal images where geometric shapes and various shades of cyan dominate an abstract Californian landscape. More after the jump. Read more...

Hyperrealistic Comic Book Paintings

No, what you’re looking at are not photographs of comic books. They’re works by Sharon Moody who creates trompe l’oeil paintings based on games, toys and other forms of entertainment that reflect the universal human desire for amusement, diversion, and stimulation. Her images of comic books – frozen mid-page turn – capture the suspense and excitement of reading comics. More after the jump. Read more...

William Strobeck ‘Scooters’

One of the most influential skateboarding filmers of all time, William Strobeck continues to produce some of the most gritty, and gnarly underground skate vids we’ve ever seen. His most recent one, Scooters is no exception. Check it out and see the likes Reese Forbes, Alex Olson, Jake Donnelly, Austyn Gillette, and Justin Brock, among others, doing some serious ripping. Read more...