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Archive : May 2011

May 30, 2011

2011 marks the 12th year for the Detroit Electronic Music Festival (D.E.M.F), which brought 34,820 lovers of all things beat driven to downtown Detroit on the 1st day. While the festival boasted an all star line up of 25+ acts across 5 stages with the likes of Felix da Housecat

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May 29, 2011

Last year, I said that it was my final time attending the Detroit Electronic Music Festival as you may recall. Well, I’m back to say that I lied because yesterday, I was one of the 34,820 event attendees. I’m photographing the event again this year & I have a different a

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May 25, 2011

I’m not really sure what they call this style of dress with all the layering, patters mixed with new and vintage pieces but I like it. And while I like the style, I don’t think that I can get away with it. For me, the fewer items worn the better, especially when it’s warm

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May 24, 2011

I read about Hype Saturday night while laying in bed suffering from serious whole body muscle aches because I went too hard in a kayaking class that I participated in over the weekend. While I read up on the new Mac only app, I got HYPE myself.  I have been waiting for a tool

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May 18, 2011

So I got ahold of a 2nd generation iPad last week after waiting nearly a month for it to be delivered. Not sure if I mentioned it here, but I was not feeling the idea of buying an iPad since it was 1st introduced in  spring of 2010 because it seemed like a big ass iPhone witho

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May 16, 2011

While preparing my lunch a few weeks ago, I looked out of the window over the sink & noticed the robin’s nest from last year was occupied. Like a kid, I got all excited. I don’t claim to be an ornithologist so I researched aKa Googled to see if robins reused there nest

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May 14, 2011

A couple moths ago, I gifted myself a Breville citrus press after lusting over it during a demonstration on the Today Show. After I Googled the press, I was like yikes! It really is a luxury item. Not something for the average Negro kitchen. Being the savvy internet shopper th

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May 12, 2011

A few years ago, I stumbled upon the street fashion blog “Swagger 360” ran by street portrait photographer Karl Edwin Guerre.  I think it was around New York Fashion week spring summer if I’m not mistaken because some of the 1st images were taken near Bryant Park.  From

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May 6, 2011

This ceviche was prepared by me. I shopped for the fresh ingredients. I sliced that avocado to perfection. I styled the plate. I took the photograph. I ate the ceviche. I processed the photo. I posted to photo to Flickr so that I could share my recipe and image with friends and

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May 5, 2011

I’m contacted often from companies who are interested in purchasing work of mine that was spotted on Flickr.  I have been lucky to have to make some sales independently, some sales were done via Getty Images, and other times the potential sale fell through the cracks becaus

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