Meet the Photographer Behind Iconic Skiing Films: Video

Chris Figenshau has quietly become one of the most respected photographers and videographers in skiing and snowboarding, working with notable athletes like Jeremy Jones and Jimmy Chin.

“Twenty Years Behind the Lens” documents Figenshau‘s career. From working at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort for the “photo of the day” to traveling internationally for critically acclaimed ski films, Figenshau has pushed the limits of high-angle imagery.

Nate Mitka

Midwest born, Nate Mitka is based in the GearJunkie Denver office. He is an advocate of all outdoor activities and has developed some habits, like running without headphones, eating raw vegetables, and fixing the chain on his ratty old bike.

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