nate appel


Fully Automatic

When the park is set and the cameras are rolling, the Predator is unstoppable

Blown Out

Another entertaining short by Hatteras-based filmmaker Nate Appel featuring Davey Blair and Sam Bell


One Day. One Camera. One Slick. Straight from the REAL Slider Park on Hatteras.

VIDEO: Departure

Nate Appel catches Rich Sabo riding the cold, winter slicks and waves of Hatteras before making a spring departure.

VIDEO: Summer of 12: Part 2

Join CDM in Cape Hatteras, NC, for the 2012 Triple S Invitational. Watch Brandon Scheid, Brian Smith, Craig Cunningham, Eric Rienstra, and the rest of the Triple S invites charge through a full week of surf, slicks, sliders, & parties.

VIDEO: Summer of 12: Part 1

Watch the latest from Cinaptic Digital Media and join Brandon Scheid, Brian Smith, Craig Cunningham, and Eric Rienstra for an afternoon in The Slick for Part 1 of Summer of 12.
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VIDEO: Swamp Vegas

Aaron Hadlow, Billy Parker and the LTR Team: Brian Smith, Evan Netsch, Eric Rienstra and Brandon Scheid riding in Swamp Vegas.
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VIDEO: The Low Road Part II

BEST International Team Rider Brian Smith aka BCS rides with pal Brandon Scheid in episode II of the Low Road produced by Nate Appel. This whole episode was shot in Best Kiteboarding's new backyard, the SLICK!
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La Ventana Update for 1/18/2011: 30 Girls on an Island, a Movie Premier, and Hot Dogs

Today the wind was light in La Ventana, but the day was still full of activities. This morning started off when around 30 women loaded into three boats and headed of to Isla Cerralvo, about 11 miles offshore of La Ventana for a Women's Clinic organized by Marie Leclair and Laura Mayer. While the wind never filled in out on the island, a good time was had by all and the clinic was finished off with happy hour margaritas at Baja Joe's back in La Ventana.
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