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Top 10 Most Influential Skiers of All Time

We thought of calling this gallery “The Coolest People in the World,” but that might make the non-skiing community angry. The skiers you’ll see here have in one way or another changed the sport of skiing forever. These are our gods. Let us worship them.

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Rage Films' Pretty Good Available on iTunes

For the first time, you can now download ski movies in their entirety on iTunes. Fancy that. Today, Rage Films releases their newest movie, Pretty Good, for download.

Warren Miller is arguably the most iconic figure in the world of skiing. His annual ski films are regarded as celebrations of the beginning of each ski season. It all started in 1946 when Miller and a friend moved to Sun Valley, ID, lived in the parking lot in a teardrop trailer and earned money as ski instructors. In their free time, the two would film each other in order to critique their ski techniques. In the summer, they did the same thing while surfing off the California coast. Miller showed his ski and surf films to friends and told stories and jokes while they watched. After receiving countless invitations from friends to show his films and narrate them at parties, he realized he could make his hobby his business. In 1949, he founded Warren Miller Entertainment and began his long-standing tradition of producing an annual, feature-length ski film. He toured his film around to theaters near ski towns each year, often showing it at night, so he could shoot the next year’s footage during the day. Before long, Miller was showing his films in 130 cities a year. In the late 1990s, Miller stepped aside from his hands-on production of the film, but one is still produced annually in his name. Since 1950, Warren Miller Entertainment has produced 59 feature-length ski films—and still counting.

Happy 60th Birthday, Warren Miller Films

In 1949, Warren Miller came out with his first ski movie. This year's 60th film, Dynasty, is touring the country now. We have an exclusive vintage film clip (just recently dusted off from the archive room) from the 1949 film, Deep & Light.

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2014 Photo Annual Top Shots

Year after year, photographers and athletes push the limits creating unique images, and we're in awe of the art. That's why we collected some of our favorite images from this past season.

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Dylan Natale in Rage Films

Feeling hungry for winter? Here's a short clip from Rage Films to satiate your appetite.

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Poor Boyz Releases Trailer for Upcoming Film

PBP's upcoming film, titled The Grand Bizarre, is a nod to the circus-esque stuff that skiers are accomplishing these days, from Bobby Brown's triple cork 1440 to Simon Dumont's cubed pipe project.

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TGR's Generations: An Environmental Ski Film

Known for their ski porns, Teton Gravity Research has released an award-winning new film about climate change's impact on skiing. We spoke to producer Steve Jones about the simple things you can do to cut your carbon emissions and what TGR is doing to offset all that heli time.

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Warren Miller Entertainment films in New Zealand

The WME film crew headed to New Zealand this week to shoot with big mountain skiers Ted Davenport and Sam Smoothy. Here are some images from their adventures so far.