• "Why So Sad?" 2019 Mission for Mental Health

    "Why So Sad?" 2019 Mission for Mental Health
    John Rattray is on his 3rd year raising funds for mental health. The hope is that one day we’ll talk about depression and anxiety as easily as we talk about swellbows. Learn all about this year's Why So Sad? mission here.
  • Going Pro with Ultimate Phil

    Going Pro with Ultimate Phil
    Phil is a man. A man who skates. He's going on 40, so if he's going to turn pro it's now or never. More at The Predatory Bird.
  • Tetherball: The Sport Behind the Sportsmen

    Tetherball: The Sport Behind the Sportsmen
    Predatory Bird is back with a behind-the-scenes documentary about the making of the New Balance "Numeric" video.
  • Everything Goes

    Everything Goes
    Joe Pease waltzes with hydrants while following a loose board around a city block.
  • Following Jake

    Following Jake
    Jake worked on the following video project with the shakier of the two existing Predatory Bird camera operators, John Rattray.
  • The Predatory Bird Episode 2

    The Predatory Bird Episode 2
    The surreal comic animation continues. Keep an eye out for all of the subtle skate references.
  • The Predatory Bud

    The Predatory Bud
    Loud and Rattray have joined forces to make the Predatory Bud. Draw your attack bird and post it to  The Predatory Bird Facebook page. The colors in the drawing picked by John will be used to design the Predatory Earbud.
  • The Predatory Bird

    The Predatory Bird
    Short film? Animated comic strip? From the minds of John Rattray and Jon Horner comes the art of skate storytelling.
  • Keyaki Ike's "Flowgressive" Part

    Keyaki Ike's "Flowgressive" Part
    Combining swift ledgework with masterful form, Keyaki unleashes hit after hit of technical brilliance on Japan's dreamy plazas. 
  • Pizza Skateboards' "Stellar Wind" Video

    Pizza Skateboards' "Stellar Wind" Video
    The Pizza team serves up a sturdy appetizer before Rahim fully cooks to close out their newest production.
  • Atiba Jefferson's Vans Photo Show in Paris Recap

    Atiba Jefferson's Vans Photo Show in Paris Recap
    Vans brought out a serious squad to Paris for back-to-back sessions and cultural soirees. Tap in with the team as they scope the streets and link up with Atiba for his big night.
  • ROUGH CUT: Silas Baxter Neal's "Burrow" Part

    ROUGH CUT: Silas Baxter Neal's "Burrow" Part
    Silas poured his heart and soul into the gritty Northwest streets for his Burrow part, with every quick kickflip and hellacious hammer taking its toll. This is what it takes for a SOTY to outdo himself.
  • New Balance Numeric's "High Noon" Video

    New Balance Numeric's "High Noon" Video
    Sean Paul, Connor Reeve, Cato Dobbs and hella homies from New Balance unleash on the dreamy streets of Oz and New Zealand. Sean Ryan's closing section is essential viewing.
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    April 2024 Filipe Mota Thrasher Cover_Burnett_350
    Chris Russell floats an Eggplant in OZ for the cover of July 2024, an issue packed from start to finish. GX hits Japan, Bannerot crawls walls, Lou bombs elephants, and Jhancarlos humbles the heaviest rails. Secure 200 pages of stoke before it’s too late.