To me, life is a wild animal… I just hope to wake up, and it’s not a...– Keith Richards
Tweeting My Way Through Jury Duty
I spent all of Friday at the King’s County Supreme Court in Brooklyn sweating, crying, waiting, laughing, wishing, hoping, and praying that I wouldn’t get selected for the 6-8 month federal grand jury that was being assigned. Here’s the live feed from my day in court: 8:07am - On the B62 bus, en route to juror summons. #juryduty 8:26am - Hasidic women on my left, Domincan...
Tom Ford: Being a Modern Gentleman
1. You should put on the best version of yourself when you go out in the world because that is a show of respect to the other people around you. 2. A gentleman today has to work. People who do not work are so boring and are usually bored. You have to be passionate, you have to be engaged and you have to be contributing to the world. 3. Manners are very important and actually knowing when things...
Buy Art, Help Japan.
Help Japan by Zac Neulieb. $22.50 printed on semi-gloss photo paper, 100% donated. (I bought this one) There are no words to describe the collective devastation we all feel regarding the tragic events in Japan. Want to help? A number of designers have rallied quickly to produce posters, shirts and prints, the proceeds from which will fund recovery and aid operations currently underway in...
Inspiration: Anton Corbijn
There are a few photographers that really made me want to do this for a living, Anton Corbijn is one of them. These are a couple of my all time favorites of his: Elvis Costello, Miles Davis, and Tom Waits.
Edelweiss by Sarah: Fall 2011
A couple shots from the Edelweiss by Sarah Fall 2011 Lookbook I photographed last month. http://edelweissbysarah.com/collections.htm Credits: Designer: Sarah Brasher Creative Director: Scott Brasher Model: Aubrey Wilder (Fusion) Hair: Peter Matteliano Makeup: Angelique Velez Assistant: John Peterson Assistant: Katie Mulligan
Rick Ross/Respect Magazine: Part 2
I got so many comments/responses/messages I decided to put up a couple more shots I liked of The Boss. Enjoy!
Casually holding my phone in my hand as I watched the L train pull into the Bedford Avenue station early this afternoon, the “guy with the ridiculously oversized backpack” frantically spun around (for no reason) and karate-bag-chopped my phone, sending it flying out of my hand and crashing into the subway car before falling straight down onto the tracks. Before I knew what had...
Mais j’ai des promesses a tenir/ et du chemin à faire avant de dormir– Robert Frost is sexier in French.
Rick Ross/Respect Magazine/Miami
This is one of my favorite outtakes from the shoot. As you can see, Rick Ross is a one man party. I used to love shots like this where you can see the lights/photographer in the reflection. And then of course, Ricky Rozay and I showing off our secret handshake Check out this post over at Kids With Candy for more behind the scenes shots: RICK ROSS Behind the Scenes
"Rise and rise again, until lambs become lions."
I watched the new Robin Hood the other night and was really digging this quote.