Other Experiences

2022

Skate Park of Tampa

2022

Call Me 917

2021

Chocolate skateboards

Judge for the Damn Am 2022 Japan contest.

Featured skating with skateboarder Alex Olson in Call Me 917 x Token.

Nine One Seven X Token video - YouTube

Filmed Chocolate skateboards pro skateboarder James Capps for his part in Bunny hop, including his animated intro.

Chocolate Skateboards "Bunny Hop" - YouTube 

2021

Free Skate Mag

2015-2022

Vantan Design Institute

2020

Vans

2017-2020

VHSMag

Full video part on Free skatemag.

Free Skate Magazine » Rob Taro – Reassure

Teacher at Vantan Design Institute for filming and editing, skateboarding, and English courses.

Interviewed in Jeff Grosso's last Loveletter (32:18)

Grosso Forever: Loveletter To Japan | Skate | VANS - YouTube

Worked at the VHSMAG office, mainly as a filmer and editor.

2019

Nike SB

2019

TIMESCAN

Main filmer for Nike SB Tokyo Olympics 2020 commercial. 

Nike SB | Tokyo To The World - YouTube

Launched TIMESCAN first full length video with a premier tour all over Japan including Tokyo, Osaka, Ibaraki and Hokkaido. Then in the states at NJ skate shop and Max Fix bar in NYC.

Interview by Jenkem Magazine.

"TIMESCAN" IS THE YEAR'S BEST HOMIE VIDEO FROM JAPAN - Jenkem Magazine

2018

Nike SB

2018

Vague skate mag

2018

Blind Skateboards

2017

Slider Magazine

Additional filming for Nike Sb Japan, Wamono.

Nike SB Japan | WAMONO - YouTube

Additional filming for Blind Skateboards, Full Fuji Tour, riders including Yuto Horigome.

Blind's "Full Fuji" Video - YouTube

Release two videos, a video part and a TimeScan x Vague collab video with an interview feature.

TimeScan x Vague Video + Rob Taro Interview - Vague (vaguemag.com)

Interviewed Vans OG legends, including Steve Caballero, Tony Alva and Eric Dressen. 

2016

Thrasher

2015

Challenger Brigade

2014

Jenkem Mag

2012

Gatsby Global

Filmed and edited Consolidated x Bassturd skate tour.

Thrasher Magazine - Consolidated & Bassturd's "Japan Tour" Video

Modeled for Challenger Brigade for two catalogues.

Skate video inside an abandoned psych ward village. This video was also feature on many other blogs such as Gawker.

SKATEBOARDING NEW YORK'S ABANDONED PSYCH WARD - Jenkem Magazine

Hair modeled for Gatsby in NYC.