Art of Lock Picking
Ratyoke: The Worlds Greatest Custom Pick Maker
Ratyoke is known throughout the entire world for making the best lock picks in the history of Locksmithing and Locksport. A master jeweler and world traveler, this full-time goldsmith puts his skills to work with his 100% custom, 100% handcrafted artisan lock picks.
Interview with Deviant Ollam: The Godfather of Locksport
With over a decade of experience, nobody in locksport has the credentials nor experience like Deviant Ollam, the creator of the famous “Lockpick Village.” He has been cracking locks and teaching others how to do it all over the world since the very first ShmooCon in 2005.
Interview with Hallis Chalmers: The Man Behind the Curtain
Hallis was the “Man behind the curtain” so to speak in the rise of locksport during the early years of the new millennium. He helped keep the community thriving by running the well-known and very popular website, Keypicking.com.
Interview with Jgor: The North American Lock Picking Champion
Today I got to interview Jgor, a lock picker and computer hacker extraordinaire. He has been leading the Longhorn Lockpicking Club in Austin, Texas for 10 years and has competed in locksport competitions at the highest level. Keep reading to see what it takes to become one of the greatest lock pickers in America!
Chris Dangerfield: The Mad Scientist Behind Lock Pick World
In this locksport interview, Mr. Dangerfield will be telling us how he got to this point and reveal some techniques he is using to maintain his lock picking kingdom for now and many years to come.
Larry Newberry: The Founder of SouthOrd Tools
Find out in this interview what makes SouthOrd the #1 tool distributor in the world, and how President Larry Newberry practically owns the locksmith market with his unmatched high-quality lock picking tools and unrivaled distribution.
Chris Ahrens: Picking the Kwikset SmartKey Gen 3
Today we are looking at the very first exploit of the Kwikset SmartKey Generation 3. Chris Ahrens has been making huge waves in the Locksport community this past year, boasting over 100 picking videos on his new YouTube Channel, and is now the very first lock picker in the world to exploit this challenging lock.
Interview With the Infamous Waddac2
Anyone that has been picking locks for sport long enough has very likely run across the name Waddac2 or has even stumbled across his epic YouTube channel full of nuggets of wisdom.
Interview with the Lock Picking Lawyer
Alongside practicing law, the Lock Picking Lawyer also runs one of the most popular, most viewed, and most respected lock picking YouTube Channels there is. Learn more about his journey into lock picking and his opinions regarding the craft with our exclusive interview with none other but the Lock Picking Lawyer.
Our exclusive locksport interviews with the biggest names in the lock picking. From the infamous Deviant Ollam and Lock Picking Lawyer to the next big rising star. Hear their personal lock picking stories and advice only at Art of Lock Picking.