News Archive: January, 2015


We Are Hiring

We are currently looking for an in-house photographer/videographer that is passionate in photo, video, and BMX to contribute to our creative team. If you believe you are right for this position please send your portfolio and resume to

We Are Hiring

Location: Rochester, New York
Available: Immediately
Position: Full Time & In House
Wages: Competitive
Benefits: Health Care, Vacation Time, Bonus Plans

Position Description and Responsibilities:
-Coordinate and execute a variety of photo and video assignments, including product, commercial, studio, on location and editorial style content.
-Shooting, editing, processing, retouching and organizing photos for catalogs, advertisements, web and social media content.
-Filming, editing, exporting and organizing video footage and projects for advertisements, web and social media content.
-Supplying graphic designer(s) with photo and video assets for a wide variety of projects.

-Minimum of 2-3 years photo shooting, retouching, and color correction experience.
-Extremely reliable, detailed and highly organized.
-Must have a keen eye for detail and quality control, and provide mistake-free work.
-Maintain production of a high volume of images under tight deadlines.
-Ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative environment.
-Work closely with graphic designers for catalog layouts, ads, website, etc.
-Must have enough experience to feel comfortable shooting and styling product and lifestyle shots without needing heavy management or direction.
-Must be determined to see a project through to the finish.
-Excellent knowledge of photo/video techniques including, shooting, lighting, editing and archiving.
-Strong knowledge of current photo/video technology and equipment.
-Strong knowledge of photo preparation for both print and digital use.
-Must be willing to learn new skills and techniques independently.
-Marketing and social media experience preferred but not required.
-Motion graphic and animation skills also preferred but not required.

Required Software Skills:
-High proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere, and After Effects.
-Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Apps software.
-Beginner to intermediate proficiency with YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Issuu.

-Bachelor’s degree preferred but not mandatory if sufficient experience.


On The Road With Chad Osburn And Friends!

Earlier this month Chad brought Darryl along to film, ride and hang on the drive from Texas to California. Meeting up with a bunch of good friends along the way, the gas was cheap, and the trip was rad…enjoy!


The Kink Highrise Stem

2 colors, 2 reach options…one dialed stem. The Highrise stem is available now!

Highrise Stem


Lachy Swanton Kink 2015

Lachy Swanton repping Kink in Australia with this awesome new part filmed by Cooper Brownlee….Enjoy!



The Kink Rex Bars

The newest addition to our ever expanding lineup of quality, and dependable handlebars. The Kink Rex Bar. 9.5″ Rise and 29.5″ Width, in the colors below (Raw, Chrome, Black).

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Kink Scout Backpack

Now available in Olive. These things have been going fast for awhile now…get yours at your local Kink retailer, preferred mail order, or even HERE on the Kink online store.

Scout Backpack



Desmond Tessemaker Mudrunner Build

Amsterdam based photographer Syo Van Vliet recently shot this amazing photo of our Netherlands connect, Desmond Tessemaker’s new Kink build…



Matty Miller Animal Part!

Watch now, as Matty defines modern day East Coast street riding for Animal!

Animal Bikes: Matt Miller from Animal Bikes on Vimeo.


Kink Print Ads!

CLICK HERE to take a look back through Kink print ads we’ve released throughout the years!






On The Road…

We’re starting 2015 off right, with a hefty drive from Austin, TX to Fresno, CA with Chad Osburn and Darryl Tocco…meeting up with the homies along the way! Make sure you’re following @Kinkbikes on Instagram and Twitter for the daily updates.

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