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Archive : February 2012

February 29, 2012

So, I’m in NYC, had fresh rolls of film & was taking photos all over the place. Next thing I know, the metering on my little Mamiya started acting funny. I was in full sun, yet the meter said there was not enough light. I was lost but I tried my best to compensate. Slower

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February 29, 2012

Everybody knows that my favorite look includes tight cheap jeans, sports coat, neck accessory & fine church shoes.... And no, my bag is not from China Town.... I'm just saying. A scene from Fashion Week, captured by Cousin Dee.... She really needs to get a damn blog or web

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February 28, 2012

After picking up our Mercedes Benz Fashion Week press credentials, my assistant/Cousin Dee headed to Lincoln Center to oooh & aaah at the façade of the tents that we would be camped out in for 5 long days. This was 3 hours before the NY Sip & See… And 1.5 hours befor

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February 27, 2012

So I’m back with the final round of photos from my NYC Analog series…. Feels good being back with fresh images, new looks & a new vibe. I guess you can call it some kind of evolution of sorts. While making my way to Lincoln Center a few weeks ago, I spotted lifestyle bl

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February 27, 2012

When I saw this new typeface mockup by Senongo Akpem, I got so hype. The colors, the textures and the colors again.... "Over the course of a few weeks in January and February, I created a hand-made typeface using Mixel, a new collage app. The app lets you re-use and even re-crop

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February 26, 2012

The one corner that makes me smile. Vintage. Contemporary. Traditional. Focused.

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February 24, 2012

If you believe in stars & once upon a time, then you will love this. "What you see is real, but you can't see it this way with the naked eye. It is the result of thousands of 20-30 second exposures, edited together to produce the timelapse. This allows you to see the Milky Way

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February 19, 2012

After my first Fashion Week experience a few years ago, I had a desire to attend/photograph shows & presentations that were not at Lincoln Center. Although I wanted to, logistically, it was difficult for me to make that happen with how my schedule was set. This past season,

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February 17, 2012 Falguni and Shane Peacock

One of the more interesting shows I photographed at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week last season was Falguni and Shane Peacock. They presented some interesting cuts, patterns & embroidery but most interesting was the make up. I was not sure what to make of the super exaggerated

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February 13, 2012

I made it back home safely from New York & survived another Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!!!! I arrived in the city with a twisted ankle (again) & suffered for a few days then everything was all good. This damned ankle of mine. There was no drama in the pits, had no fight

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