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Dedicated to our friends

As a dedication to some of our friends here in Santa Barbara, CA, we put together this video of a day in the life of SLTWTR.

The BoardBuilder

In January, we started working with Channel Islands Surfboards, the most recognized brand in the surf industry, and the indisputable leader in surfboards. We’ve got some amazing stuff in the works for them, and the first project we tackled was the  implementation Read More

Kelly Slater Leaves Quik on April Fools Day

As April Fools Day hits us this year, some unprecedented news hits the surf industry: Kelly Slater is leaving longtime sponsor Quiksilver. Is it real? Is it a hoax? We sure can’t tell so we decided to put it to Read More

Why we as an agency love Squarespace.

If you haven’t seen the Superbowl Ad, or been listening to Pandora, Spotify, been retargetted by their banner ad campaign and been otherwise tuned out for the last couple years, Squarespace is a DIY website application. It features beautiful starter Read More

Wax3d : Experiments in 3d

In talks with one of our new clients about an upcoming web project, we’ve begun to explore the 3rd dimension as it applies to showcasing products as models and renderings. We wanted to experiment with what would be possible with Read More

Rincon Sessions from the Sky

In this beautiful video, Levin Media shows us what the recent flurry of swells looked like at the Queen of the Coast. We are inspired by the footage, and look forward to more from Levin Media.

Link Sonar: January 17th 2014

The best of the web in the week of January 17th of 2014. An HTML5 3D Audi R8, Fart Proof Underwear, and more.

SLTWTR Pool Jam Video

Jesse Natale of J North Productions shot and edited this video of a behind the scenes take on the photo shoot we did with Nick Presniakov for our website profile images.

Lumberjack Office Furniture

Last weekend Mr. Corban Campbell paid a visit to the studio, bringing with him a 75 year-old eucalyptus tree. All right, so it was cut into 2-foot lengths, but still, impressive. As part of our ongoing mission for a space Read More

Plumbing the Sub

In building a complete project view and collaboration platform, one key element that we’re building into Submarine, is a “free form” mapping tool. This can be useful is visualizing paths in strategy and digital media. Have a look at our Read More

We’re making something better.

After having been in business for 8 years, we’ve tried quite a few platforms for project management. Basecamp, Google Apps, ActionMethod, they all have their advantages, yet as a small but diverse team, we’ve found that basecamp, the platform we’ve Read More