Mark Whiteley, skateboarder and Leica photographer, provides us with the next installment of his interview series “Rolling Through the Shadows.” This series takes a closer look at the seemingly unlikely collision of skateboarding and M photography from the perspective of the skaters and photographers themselves.
Name: Tobin Yelland
Hometown: San Francisco
Brand affiliation: I shoot video for DC shoes but shoot stills with my Leica.
Q: How did you first get into skateboarding?
A: I had a little plastic board when I was 7 years old. When I was 11, my friends started skating more so I did too, just because it looked fun.