The Wild Is Calling is a video project based around encouraging people to get outside and explore. Created by Shwood film contributor, Joe Stevens, the video features a motorcycle racing through backroads in the Columbia River Gorge. If you look closely you can see the rider sporting a pair of Shwood Canbys in cherry! Even [...]

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The idea was this: take a photo every 10 seconds for a year and create a stop-motion video. But rather than string them together end to end (which would not only be unwatchably long, but would do little to reveal the changes that occur over longer periods of time), San Francisco “tinkerer”¬†Ken Murphy¬†set up a [...]

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Myoung Ho Lee photographs solitary trees framed against white canvas backdrops in the middle of natural landscapes. To install the large canvases, which span approximately 60 by 45 feet, the artist enlists a production crew and heavy cranes. Minor components of the canvas support system, such as ropes or bars, are later removed from the [...]

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With summer in the Pacific Northwest starting to show, the Shwood crew has been getting out and exploring every chance we can get! It’s no surprise Eric (Singer) recently showed up at the shop with a busted old canoe strapped to the top of his Squareback. The craft originally cost $50 and with a quick [...]

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For the release of our new “Eugene” style sunglasses, we took to the streets (or road, rather) in a 1967 Shelby Cobra GT350 – a pair of the Eugenes in hand – and saw where it took us. The rural, backcountry roads were quiet and ripe for some meditative speed; For that, the Cobra was [...]

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