This iconic skate photo of ex-pro Tod Swank was taken by legendary skate photog Grant Brittain. Both Eric and I had the privilege of working with Grant at TWS just before he started TSM (one of my favorite photos of Eric was taken by Grant). I've always loved this photo because there's so much to appreciate about it whether you know skateboarding or not. Plus to me, the basic push on a board has always looked so stylish.
Also in honor of GSD, I wanted to share this link to the intro to Mouse–a skateboard film directed by Spike Jonze. My brother and I used to watch it all the time and sing that song endlessly. "Threeeee is a magic number ... "