2013 .83 Christmas Tree Ride

yay, here are photos from the 2013 .83 christmas tree ride

we gathered as westlake center
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mark looking nonchalant despite an enormous tree stuck to his back
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alec looked forlorn
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trees were secured all sorts of ways
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andre cautiously optimistic
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mohawk mike doing drugs2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-7

special goggles guy
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boat jake has a sudden thought; ben looks hesitant to speak
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and then it was time to roll away2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-10

onward and onward2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-11

past the famous seattle space structure2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-12

down the the street and probably confusing anyone driving home from work2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-13

stopping to gather anyone who was dilly dallying2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-14

over the ballard bridge
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pointing fingers
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and we gathered up more trees2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-17

some small trees tied to backpacks2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-18

some larger trees inside backpacks
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portraits of people who looked like they wanted their portrait taken
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wang didn’t want to hold still so he gets a blurry photo2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-21

heather sticking out her tongue in the way that she does it2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-22

andre looking around
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eventually we made it to the beach!2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-24

joby had a space suit he got from the internet2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-25

so he danced around in it2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-26

drinks were served2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-27

while the spaceman tended to the fire2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-28

just piling more and more trees on
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mohawk mike wanted to spin fire2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-31

more portraits of people who looked like they wanted their portrait taken
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while each and every one of those cheerished holiday icons were burned2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-35

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and then it was decided that tim and wang were going to moon everyone in honor of gary2013-seattle-christmas-tree-ride-37

keep it real .83
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I have quite a bit of footage that I am editing together, à la the dock jumping experience so just hold tight and it’ll be here soon

Update (1/27): Here’s the video. See it in HD by going to Vimeo.

also if you’re curious, there’s a much smaller handful of photos I took from the 2012 ride here

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