When you spend time driving somewhere to ride your bike, show up at a skatepark on a sunny day and find it’s surrounded by beautiful countryside, it somehow feels more worth it. And when you’re a photographer and you’re travelling around Wales with someone like Dean Cueson, your job becomes fairly straightforward. You see, with Dean going big on everything and making his tricks look really good, plus lovely countryside backgrounds in most directions, I didn’t have too much trouble making nice photographs. We spent a week cruising around South Wales and were lucky enough to be blessed with amazing weather and appealing surroundings wherever we went, so here’s some evidence of that. Look out for the full article in issue 187.