Rich Van Every is an award-winning filmmaker, photographer and on screen talent known for his ability to capture and illuminate the moments of people living life to the fullest. From his beginnings of shooting video with his friends in high school, Rich’s enthusiasm and love for adventure, people, and the planet is evident in his work behind and in front of the camera. He has traveled the globe building a body of work that extends from collaborations with a “who’s who” in action sports to artistic and community conscious projects. Currently he is working on a feature film based in Australia titled Superhuman.
Superhumanfilm.com for more info.
This years theme is RITUAL at Burning Man. I say fuck yes to a tea ceremony like this. Inspiring more magic into our daily lives - it's like no place on earth. Photo: unknown
Scenic wonders from Encinitas! Short outing to feel my energy - still recovering from a nasty cold. Make it an amazing day. #flowers
"God forbid that you would ever have to walk a mile in his shoes...because then you might know what it's like to sing the blues....and then you might really know what it's like..." Lyrics by Everlast.
Grateful for this lemon ginger tea - yea... it means the world to me. Thank you @koltenh #therapytime #sick #goldenchild
Tubbing it hard today. Sweat is the most effective means of detoxing the body. Home sick- in rest mode. It's a rare thing thank goodness...
Happy happy joy joy! I'm home sick today.
Thursday I was a bit overstimulated perhaps and snapped this shot just for you. #waterislife #selfie #iphone7plus
Praying for health of all sentient beings and our beloved Mother Earth. A reflection of the heart. Not feeling well today but still functioning...:-) Love this digital art. Artist unknown. Yet it could be my friend @android_jones ✨🙏✨
Professional Experience - Film & Video
Welcome home Shaun Palmer -2014 - Intense Cycles
Co-Producer and director
DREAM, 2012 (short film on art community at Burning Man)
Director, Producer, Cinematographer
SPARK Pictures, Burning Man Film, 2011
TEDX Black Rock City, 2011
Video Production Director, Creative consultant
Grassroots, 2011 (short film on first 30 years of Kawasaki Team)
Tougher than Iron, 2008
Official Selection for X-Dance and X-tremmy awards
Full Circle: A Nate Adams Documentary, 2006
Director, Writer, Co-Producer
Film of the Year, 2006 X-Dance Film Festival, Park City, Utah
Motorhead: Motosports documentary, 2005
Most Innovative Video, 2005 X-tremmy Awards
Clutch Films: Steel Roots 3: New Blood, 2002
Goodtimes, with Carey Hart
Associate Producer, Cameraman
Film of the Year, 2001 X-Dance Film Festival, Park City, UT
Red Bull, Amp’d Mobile, Bell Helmets, DC Shoes, Shift Racing, Ruff Wear, Pahr Golf Apparel, Hart & Huntington
Rich's passion for two wheels is inherent from his father Richard Van Every Sr. After racing mountain bikes at a pro level, he began filming motocross full time and fell in love with riding in the mountains and deserts. This images was captured by his friend Jason Ford at the Glamis Sand Dunes in southern california.
E! Network - “That Morning Show”, Field Host
FUEL TV - “The Daily Habit”, talk show appearance
Blogs for BNQT – online magazine interview
Rush HD network – “Motivated”, interview
FREE F-Stop - profiled filmmaker/photographer
FUEL TV - featuring 5 memorable photographs
Gumball Rally 3000 reality TV Series - Participant
“The Bachelor” - runner up for next bachelor
Expert National Downhill Mountain Bike Champion, 2000
Semi Pro Downhill Win, 2002 – Alpine Mountain, Wisconsin
World’s highest bungee jump: Victoria Falls, Zambia, Africa
3,000-foot sheer descent of Mendenhall Towers, Alaska
100-mile one-day mountain bike ride (10,000’ climb)