Tyler Shields is an American photographer and former professional inline skater based in Los Angeles, California. Shields was born to Martha Shields in Jacksonville, Florida in 1982. Shields competed professionally as a vert inline skater. He participated in the 1999 and 2000 X Games and toured with Tony Hawk in 2003. Shields directed an inline skate video titled .W.A.R. – We Are Rollerbladers starring Chris Haffey.