Artifact Uprising Layflat Photo Album Review
Update August 2017: Since I first printed an AU Layflat Photo Album, and my latest being in May 2017, AU has modified their color profile specifically for their Layflat Photo Albums to produce a more saturated, high contrast image when printed. What this means is that if you’re not doing…
Modular Robotics Behind The Scenes
Behind the scenes from a recent photoshoot for Modular Robotics’ ad campaign, with help from Roger! Filmed by Josh Groth.
More at chipkalback.com/modularrobotics
Night Moves for This Is Fly
For the October / November 2015 issue of This Is Fly, written by Mark Rauschenberger
Five photography essentials (and they have nothing to do with gear)
Forget about a specific lens or camera, these are the things that keep me going day to day as a working photographer.
The tried and true elixir of creatives around the world. Plenty of sunrise shoots, client meetings and late night edits have been fueled by this nectar of the gods. It seems…
Rapha Golden Ride
Capt. Blake Sellers for Rolling Stone
I got the email from Rolling Stone about a week before my wedding, asking if I could photograph some portraits of a nuclear missileer; the person who takes direct orders from the President of the United States to launch irreversible nuclear missiles capable of reaching the other side of the planet in 30 minutes…
Red Bull BC One Denver 2015
At the start of June, Red Bull reached out to ask if I could shoot the Denver stop of their worldwide breakdancing competition, the Red Bull BC One. Going for 12 years now, the BC One takes place in notable cities around the globe, with the world finals happening in Rome later this year.
Jen Lewin shot for Work Space
Meet Jen Lewin, mega creative interactive light and sound artist based in Boulder, Colorado. Her project The Pool has traveled the world and continues to do so.
Shot for Work Space, a personal project about creative people doing cool work in unique spaces.
In the studio with Mike Giant
When I heard Mike Giant had relocated from San Francisco to Boulder, I knew I had to email him.
His work has been shown in galleries around the world, and his collaborations include working with brands like Cinelli and Sharpie, with Major Lazer even featuring Mike’s signature style.
When Mike got back from a coffee run that morning we got…
Bill Stevenson of Descendents / Black Flag / All
Both an honor and a pleasure getting to photograph Bill Stevenson at his studio, The Blasting Room, for my Work Space photo series about creative people doing cool work in interesting spaces.
Being the drummer for Descendents / Black Flag / ALL means you’ve influenced countless drummers out there, some…
FootJoy x Boa Technology
Some recent golf work I shot for FootJoy x Boa Technology, via Legwork >>> http://www.footjoy.com/fjlegacy/boa/
California Roll 7 of 7
California Roll 6 of 7
California Roll 5 of 7
California Roll 4 of 7
Huntington Beach at night
California Roll 3 of 7
February in Southern California
California Roll 2 of 7
The Wedge // Newport Beach
California Roll 1 of 7
Good Riddance at Summit Music Hall
A few favorites of a band I’ve been a fan of for years now, Good Riddance
Shot with a Fuji X100S
4/20 for Stern
New work in Stern // Shot for a story on the economic impact of marijuana legalization in Colorado
The headline roughly translates to “Winning the subculture - With US states allowing cannabis, the industry is booming. The material attracts tourists, creates jobs - and is making people rich”
Backstage with Capital Cities
From soundcheck to the encore and everything in between, I spent a day photographing Capital Cities for Rolling Stone // more of my favorites at ChipKalback.com/CapitalCities
Soundcheck cigar break with Capital Cities’ drummer Channing Cook Holmes, shot for Rolling Stone // more at ChipKalback.com/CapitalCities
Everything in Transition
One of the best times of the year in Colorado right now, everything in transition
Max Morello for The Ski Journal
Check out The Ski Journal 8.1 for my shot of Max Morello filming for Poor Boyz Productions’ new film, TWENTY
Niklas Eriksson on top of Schweitzer Mountain during a shoot for Level 1’s new film, Less