At Element 9 Graphics, we don’t just create custom helmets for other riders: we also practice what we, er, paint by riding fast and reckless as often as we can. Downhill mountain biking is our preferred way of dicing with death, though we’re also into motorcycles when the opportunity presents itself. Here on our news page you’ll discover a range of resources covering new developments with E9G and the biking world in general. Check back regularly to learn more as we lift the lid on what goes into painting the lids we’re called upon to customise. We’ll showcase recent work, ranging from simple paint jobs to more elaborate custom racing helmets we’ve brought to life.
For over a decade, downhill mountain biking fans and racers have been coming to the Nevis Range by Fort William in Scotland to witness some of the toughest bike racing theÂ planet has to offer. Often the Scottish weather makes it decidedlyÂ more challenging with the ever presentÂ threat of the heavens opening and drenching the courseÂ and competitors, […]
Craig has been busy custom painting this helmet for Mondraker World Cup racer, Innes Graham. I asked Innes and Craig five questions each to find out a little more about the project, what they’ve been up to over the winter months and what they have planned for the year ahead. Here’s what Innes had to say: What have […]
The first trailer for Moto 6 the movie has dropped! Check it out below. TO ORDER, VISIT:Â http://www.MOTO-TheMovie.com FACEBOOK:Â https://www.facebook.com/motothemovie INSTAGRAM: @MOTOTheMovie Moto 6 is released on 4th November. If you haven’t seen them, check out the trailers for the other films on MotoXcinema’s Youtube, and of course, get the full movies onto your screen. You won’t […]
The guys at Red BullÂ have a pretty cool challenge/competition on this summer which gives you the chance to see how you stack up to Gee and Rachel Atherton, with the fastest riders being invited to head to Wales for the Atherton Invitational event. No tracks outside Wales at the moment but I’m sure that will […]
A big personality on the World Cup DH circuit, Wyn Masters is known for his antics on and off the bike in his WynTV video series, which has even landed him some ‘presenting’ roles with DirtTV…Â After doing a custom painted helmet for Wyn, E9G had a quick chat with the man himself as he prepares […]
Stuz Leel over atÂ freshlabvisual.comÂ recently put together a great showreel video for Element 9, showcasing some of the custom helmets done over the last couple of years, and of course, his own amazing editing skills! Check it out below! Element 9 Graphics // Video Showcase from Stuz Leel on Vimeo.
Element 9 Graphics recently caught up with Scottish videographer, downhiller, bmxer, and all round gnar-dog Stuz Leel of Fresh Lab Visual... Stuz has been filming the downhill mountainbike scene in Scotland since 2010. Firstly, who is Stuz Leel and what...