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Archive : January 2011

January 30, 2011

On the daily, I spotted homeboy rocking some interestingly assembles looks. I think this one with the raven feathers was probably the most over the top but, he owned the look & made it work. While I found his sense of style to be awe inspiring, it was his red mohawk that re

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January 29, 2011

I am totally fascinated by the underground world of NYC and strangely when I see people walking around in the tunnels when I’m on a train I get a little excited. There are documentaries out there that expose this hidden existence that make you ask a lot of questions. Check

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January 27, 2011

What’s not to love? Big hair, big bright eyes, big smile mixed with a little light leak. See more of my NYC Analog Street Portrait series here.

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January 25, 2011

I know I'm major late with this but I am just now discovering Goodie Mob.  It's not because I've never heard of them but way back when, I was not into rap music all that much. Most recently, I've been like a ride or die Cee-Lo fan hence getting into Good Mob now. This song;

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January 23, 2011 On Stage: Fluxphonic

Last night, I braved the frigid Michigan temperatures to see my friends Fluxphonic perform at a local hip hop event. Ironically, they are not a hip hop group but that did not stop them from rocking the crowd with their brand of funk. Last night was my 1st time seeing lead sing

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January 22, 2011

A few weeks ago, I saw this lady slipper orchid at a local shop & fell in love! Then I looked at the cost & saw that it was 35 bucks. I then fell out of love. $35? Really? A week later, I was back at the shop and the lady slipper was still there looking so pretty &

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January 19, 2011

I've been playing with the idea of getting a new laptop but I barley use the one that I have. I basically use it in class & sometimes when traveling on photo assignments. I wonder if the life of laptops is dying out with the introduction of netbooks & tablet PCs. I've

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January 17, 2011

So. Yeah. I lost my mind & got a new lens… A Nikkor 24mm f/1.4…… When the lens was introduced last year, I had a mental orgasm. It was fast, beautiful & black & gold. And  when I saw this image from Bob Krist, I was like I gotsta have it! Mmmmmmmm So althoug

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January 16, 2011

This weekend, I had the opportunity to see the Russian National Ballet perform Swan Lake downtown Detroit. After seeing Black Swan twice, this came just in time while I was hype. The performance was quite exciting & very graceful.  Scenes two & four (The Lakeside) wer

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January 16, 2011 1000 Words

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