Below is a series of portraits that I shot of the contestants of the MAKE IT COUNT contest at Element YMCA Skate Camp in the National Sequoia Forest in California. Check out the 2011 Finals video here!
Julian Christianson – Denver, CO. 2011 Make It Count contest winner
Kevin Phelps – Rhode Island
Anthony Anaya – San Jose, CA
Tim Prozorov – Europe
Matt Nordness – Milwaukee, MI
Dominick Devries – Vancouver, Canada
Travis Glover – Atlanta, GA
Yariel Melendez – Puerto Rico
Thomas Dritsas – Raleigh, NC
Edgar Barrera – Santa Ana, CA
Cory Hale – Dallas, TX
Taylor Bray – Make It Count contest winner (2010)
Yusuke Oguri – Japan
Frankie Spears – New York, NY
Mitch Phillips – Edmonton, Canada. 3rd Place.
Miika Adamov – San Jose, CA
Adriano Lachouski – Brazil. 2nd Place.
Ben Paterson – Edmonton, Canada.
Chris Mongenals – Montreal, Canada.