Photography by Tafari © 2019

Archive : February 2013

February 25, 2013 Bygbaby Cooks: Bloody Good Martini

Like a food nerd, I got excited when I went to the market & found blood oranges in the produce section. Blood oranges happen to be one of my favorite citrus fruits. Not too sweet, super juicy, and fun to look at. When you slice one open, you never know what you will see

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February 16, 2013 I Got Published!

It’s always exciting to see your work out and about in the wild, highlighted online or in publications. When “Popular Photography” made contact to request permission to use my work I was ecstatic! Looking at the finished product was even better. I took the photo abo

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February 14, 2013 Working [it] In New York

Last weekend, I was in NYC for Fashion Week working as a fashion liaison. I attended some shows, went back stage, did some art gallery tours, chilled out at the Hotel Chelsea in a SUPER swanky room that rocked my world & such. This was the 1st time that I did not attend

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February 13, 2013 The Door - Miu Miu

This short film by Ava DuVernay is pretty damn awesome. I probably watched it 5 times today. "The film's main focus is an actual door and the friends who come through it to help Union through a bitter breakup. “Characters arrive at the door of a friend in need, bringing someth

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February 11, 2013 King Cotton

"The number of [Black American] slaves increased from 700,000 in 1787 to over 4 million on the eve of the American Civil War; approximately 70 percent were involved in some way with cotton production." Gene Dattel - "Cotton and Race in the Making of America."

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February 8, 2013 New York Fashion Week F/W 2013

New York Fashion Week is in full swing & I'm in town to take it all in as I work as a Fashion Liaison... Feels funny being here for Fashion Week and not working like a dog as a photographer. And I'm enjoying it. What is a Fashion Liaison? No one knows but I was flown out &

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February 7, 2013 Man Woman & Child

And then there were three. Introducing Reginald Alexander Butler.... Photographing this precious baby boy was fairly easy and he cooperated without a fuss and for that, I was grateful... Babies seem to have their own agenda. At least when I encounter them. Congrats again

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February 3, 2013 Black Girl On Film

Beautiful. Natural. And. Black... Check here to view more of my NYC Analog Street Portrait series.

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