Happy WA Day – Raw West

By Lagoon Collective | Featuring Ed Triglone and Tim Swallow
Perth, Australia
06/06/2016

Adventure is a word synonymous with the expansive state of Western Australia. It's a cruel old land that will transform the softest of skin into lizard scales with haste. 
The journey began down south, partly sheltered amongst a pine forest as the first of the winter fronts rolled through. We made like a mole and headed underground, where the stalactites loomed above us and the heavily panting tourists passed beside us. 
It was a unanimous decision to head North in search of sunshine and solitude.
Over 400 km's later we found ourselves deep in crayfish country.
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Presented by Arvust Clothing exclusive to General Pants
Featuring // Tim Swallow and Ed Triglone
Music // The Wheelers of OZ - Comin' home
Produced by Lagoon Collective @lagoon_collective

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Lagoon Collective

The Lagoon Collective is a couple of unhinged monkeys with three types of cameras and no rules. Emerging from deep in the saltiest dens of Bondi, The Lagoon Collective ; a creative collaboration between photographer/artist/director Tim Swallow and filmmaker Ed Triglone. Lagoon create, produce and shoot fashion, music and lifestyle campaigns in Sydney and everywhere else.

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