Posts Tagged ‘Athlete’

Portrait: Super Rad Chris Korbulic in this month’s 1859 magazine

Portrait: Super Rad Chris Korbulic in this month's 1859 magazine

On February 1st, my assistant and I packed up our gear and drove up I-5 to a familiar location.  The Rogue River is an icon here in Southern Oregon and this Oregonian waterway is where we met up with native Oregonian Chris Korbulic.  Being a kayaker and river runner myself, I had loosely followed Chris […]

SOU Football – Commerical – “One Team”

SOU Football - Commerical - "One Team"

Jared Cruce studio wrote, produced, directed and edited this commercial spot for Southern Oregon University Football Team. This is the first of a three part series with each spot featuring a different athlete (Running Back, Quarter Back, and Linebacker.)  Working with the team’s coaches and media relations department, we sculpted a “brand” message that is […]

A Real Pro – CR Johnson

A Real Pro - CR Johnson

Late this February while I was watching the Winter Olympics I heard the sad news of the death of free skiing phenom CR Johnson. CR died while skiing in his backyard, doing what he loved and that is something to be celebrated for sure. I was fortunate enough to hang out with CR in Aspen a couple of years back while shooting the XGames and the Smith team riders. CR stuck out in my mind! He was profoundly humble and seemed mature well beyond his years.