The effort that goes into making a full length skatevideo is not comprehensible to someone who has not been out in the streets trying to bag tricks for some mere seconds of footage. Let alone the disappointment of going home empty handed after trying a trick over and over again without success. What’s physically hard on the skater reflects in the filmer as well. He is the one trying to motivate guys and pull it all together while putting in the same hours in the field.

Josh Stewart shares what goes into making a full-length skate video in this insightful feature with Rolling Stone. Josh is known for his video series Static and masterminding Theories of Atlantis with his strong visual language.