Monday, December 31, 2012

Recent Shoot at Bucky's Bowl

Love shooting photos at Bucky's Bowl and of Bucky Lasek doing backside ollies through the elbow. Photo: Grant Brittain

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

This is Bryce Kanights at China Banks in 1986 in SF. That's my wife sitting on the bench wearing a beret. Bryce is one of the best skate photographers in the world, you may have seen his photos in Thrasher back in the day. He still shoots and skates and is turing 50 this week. Happy Birthday Bryce.
Photo: Grant Brittain

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Rodney Mullen shot in a shipping container in El Segundo in February of 2012 by Grant Brittain.
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Sunday, February 19, 2012

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Jeff King, 90s

This was shot at dawn and was in TW and Garry Davis' caption was something to do with "a polite sign always says "Thank you" after being noseslided". Photo: Brittain

Monday, January 10, 2011

Not everyone can launch a car.

The Gonz jumping a Chevy in the Life's a Beach days in the 80s. Photo: Brittain

Saturday, December 18, 2010


you just gotta lie down on your back and let dudes shoot boards into your head. 
Gator, Full Bleed Issue TWS, Photo: Grant Brittain

Thursday, December 2, 2010

California was made for skating

Aside from a random rainstorm, brush fire or earthquake, California is a skater's paradise.
Andy Mac, Ocean Beach, San Diego.
Photo: Grant Brittain

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Keep your bail shots!

Danny Way, 1997, Photo: Brittain

Monday, October 25, 2010

Sinisa Egelja RIP

October 26th is the one year  anniversary of my friend Sin's death

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Take a look at these hands

From the hands that bite, 1985, Neil Blender

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Monday, June 21, 2010

I'm going to Skate Camp!

I will be at Woodward East Skate Camp leading a skate photography workshop in Week 4- June 27th through July 3rd. Go to camp and I will teach you everything I know about photography.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

The Dreaded Ones

Back in 87 the majority of the Alva team had dreads. Just an observation.
Dave Duncan and John Thomas.
San Diego.
Photo: Brittain

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Neil Blender, Grant Brittain and Dave Swift Show, June 5th

Art and Photography at Hensley's Flying Elephant Pub in Carlsbad on the 5th of June.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Anthony Acosta Skateboard Photography

Anthony Acosta is one of the best skate photographers out there and he also rips on a skateboard.
He's one of the young guns that I turn to when I have a photo question, he's got it down.