Frank Catalfumo is a 91 year old shoemaker and repairer in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. He first opened the doors to F&C Shoes in 1945 and continues to work five days a week alongside his son Michael. If you’re ever in the area, make sure to stop by the shop and listen to one of Frank’s amazing stories about life in Brooklyn back in the day.
View the photo gallery here: dustincohen.com/STORIES/THE-SHOEMAKER/thumbs/
Directed by Dustin Cohen, Filmed by Dustin Cohen and Michael Hurley, Edited by Bill Kemmler, Color Grading by Simon Biswas.
OneRepublic for Billboard Magazine
I photographed OneRepublic a few weeks ago for Billboard Magazine. Really, really nice guys and their new album drops this week.
Daniel Glass for Billboard Magazine
I had the pleasure of photographing Daniel Glass, the Founder of Glassnote Entertainment Group, for Billboard Magazine’s Power 100. More shots on the website: www.dustincohen.com
Josh Madden for Inked Magazine
Really, really fun shoot I did with DJ/Stylist/Radio Talk Show Host/Music Producer/Man-of-Many-Talents Josh Madden is out in the March 2013 issue of Inked.
With the generous support of its customers and employees, Macy’s gives back more than one million dollars a week to organizations spanning across health and medicine, the environment, education, and the arts.
In late December, I was asked to direct a commercial that shares the stories of several people who have personally benefited from these donations. This was truly an amazing project and I could not be more honored to have been a part of it.
Terry Lundgren, Macy’s Chairman, President and CEO
Reading is Fundamental Kids
"Across Generations" is a commercial I directed for Roche USA that celebrates the technological advancements in diabetes treatment which allows generations of families to live longer, fuller lives.
New Website Launched
My new, revamped HTML5 website is officially up and running with with a ton of new photos and new film/directing work. Check it out here: www.dustincohen.com
Josh Groban for Billboard Magazine
I photographed Josh Groban for the newest issue of of Billboard Magazine, on stands today!
The Last Royals for Ooh La La Records
Eric and Mason from The Last Royals stopped by the studio a couple weeks ago for a quick shoot and I couldn’t be happier with the results. Their new album “Twistification” was just released, check them out here: http://listn.to/thelastroyals
Alejandro Ingelmo for Inked Magazine
I photographed shoe designer Alejandro Ingelmo for the January 2013 issue of Inked Magazine. Here’s the portrait that ran as well as a couple outakes. Thanks to Todd and Susan!
Check out the whole photo series here on the Elle.com website.