The Red Bull Illume Exhibition celebrated ist return to US soil Altanta’s Piedmont Park. The opening night dazzled more than 3’000 guests who strolled through the park and took in the sights of 25 life-sized, illuminated lightboxes featuring 50 of the best action and adventure sports photographs in the world.
To mark the occasion, the Red Bull Air Force skydived into the park and the lightboxes were unveiled as they landed. Attendees were also treated to performances from Red Bull athletes and live broncolor photo demonstrations by professional photographers. Among the attending Red Bull Illume photographers were Zak Noyle, Dave Lehl, Ryan Taylor, Jimmy Wilson and Theodore Van Orman. Scott Markewitz was one of the professional photographers shooting a live event with skateboard athletes. In the video he explains how he made his light set-up and why he loves to work with the move and the para’s.
“The best part about being at the Red Bull exhibit in Atlanta for me is getting to enjoy the adventure portrayed in the photo from the outside and sharing the experience with other people,” said Rafa Ortiz, a kayaking athlete featured in a wining photo displayed in the exhibit.”