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Familia / Featured (Home Page) / Jan 19, 2016

Van Styles: My Streets of Chrome


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We recently took a trip down to LA to shadow long time Chrome pal and world-class photographer Van Styles to see what a day in his life is like. If you haven’t seen the video, check it out here. These are a handful of the photos that he took that day with captions by Van himself. Dig in, and enjoy.

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Here is a photo of Dane Vaughn blasting a kick flip in the Korea Town area of Wilshire Blvd. in L.A.

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During this same session Sascha Daley was throwing down some grabs.

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Dane Vaughn with a frontside crooked grind at the famous J Kwon plaza.

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Sascha keeping up with the action and threw in this frontside nose grind.

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Aerial shot looking into downtown Los Angeles.

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A different perspective of the US Bank Tower.

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Dane found this piping in an alley and thought it would be a good idea to 5-0 it.

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Echo Park and beyond.

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The 110 x 101.

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Birds over Broadway

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Window shoppers.

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I love shooting the train yards at night from the 6th St. bridge.

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Fun with pigeons.

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I love shooting candid portraits on the streets of L.A. The buildings serve as some amazing backdrops to these faces.

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LA is still a place for unique individuals.

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Boomin’.

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Store front snaps.

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This image just screams LA to me. Dodger Stadium with the skyline in the background!

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Dane with a backside nollie on some rough terrain.