• Back in the Day : The Rise of Skateboarding

Back in the Day : The Rise of Skateboarding

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Originally a surfboard photographer in southern California in the early 1970s, William Sharp was quickly drawn into he nascent skateboard scene shooting friends emulating surfing moves on pavement. Brought in as a staff photographer for Skateboard World magazine in 1975, Sharp documented the meteoric rise of the movement capturing thousands of photographs along the way. "Back in the Day" features hundreds of Sharps astounding photos from this era. Pipes in Arizona, aqueducts in California, pools all over the place, the locales and images must be seen to be believed.