Multitalented lensman / rider showcases his favorite grind and even threads the needle between the wall and pole with just nearly enough room for his Bob bars. Photos: Nick Jones
“What can I say about Greg Moliterno?.. Greg is more than just one of those photographers who hits you up to go out and shoot, he’s more of a homie who wants to chill and ride and just happens to be amazing at what he does. He’s also one of the rare combos of person that has a good eye for not only photos but filming and putting together videos as well. I’m always hyped to get a clip or photo with Greg cause I know it’ll be on point and the happiness he shows of the final product just proves how much he loves doing bmx and his friends. ” – Nick Seabasty
The basics…name, age, location, affiliates, crews, gangs, whatever…
Greg Moliterno, 32 years old and living in Tempe, Arizona.
Whatcha workin with?
canon 5d mkii, nikon fm2n, hasselblad 500 c/m, olympus mju 2, ricoh ff3 af, nikon lite touch af, canon 15mm fish, canon 24mm 2.8, nikon 50 1.4 , hasselblad 80mm 2.8, canon 85mm 1.8, nikon 105 2.5, hasselblad 150mm 4, tamron 70-200 2.8 , 6x vivitar 285‘s doubled up, minolta 118x, pocket wizard plus 2’s and mini tt1, shutter release, minolta light meter, right angle viewfinder and various tripods
What got you into photography?
I got into photos being hurt a few years ago i was around some guys shooting photos before always seemed interesting to me
What inspires you to create?
Seeing the big picture
What are your ideal conditions for shooting?
Any favorite spots to shoot at, people to shoot with?
Here today gone tomorrow spots, jibs, set-ups. Shooting with someone you haven’t shot with is cool always good getting something with my friends too
What problems do you often come across as a photographer?
cops pocket wizards flat tires
You film as well, what’s in the bag?
Panasonic hd, opteka fish, step up, small tripod, skateboard
What are you currently working on?
I have a full length all street video I’m working on and I’m the middle of a few other video projects too. I’m putting a book together “Smithsonian” its an all smith grinds book compiled of photos from multiple photographers. Talk to me for more info.. I’m also having a small showing of point and shoots which is tba. I’ve been shooting with Bobby Kanode for “lightworks” if you haven’t seen the trailer you need to.
Any tips or advice to beginners?
Only advice I could give is have good time with your friends, shoot whatever you feel like.
Where can people see more of your work?