As usual, it takes me months to update the blog, but things have been really busy. I am in L.A at the moment, and i'll be here till August. In May i had a month assignment that went really well, it was quite stressful but fun at the same time. Since i'm back to the land of quick internet, and since i have some time to myself this summer, i'm hoping i can update the blog with many photos shot over the past couple of months.
I'm back to shooting in the streets of L.A and here is a selection of photos from the first 3 rolls of film.
Jaime, Chris's gf when i met them for lunch in Silverlake.
Murphy, Chris's dog, i guess he's my favorite dog. Chris and Murphy. Silverlake is becoming one of my favorite places to shoot in L.A Forgot how many people drive shopping carts around L.A Chess is becoming a recuring element in many of my shots. 99 cent shot On a big screen you can see a girl having her photo taken at the bottom of the photo. Would look nice as a print. Chris Weeks shooting in his neighborhood. We are collaborating on a nice project this summer.
Jeff enjoying L.A ads
L.A greenery Santa Monica pier is always an interesting place to shoot.Joanna reacting to an odd dancing man in the distanceMs. Bateman on the edgeOne of my favorite shots of the series, he's got a lollipop in his handBenches and Beaches
The Hot Dog Stick lady had a nice attitude to her, made me want to make this frame
More chess on the beachReading the L.A times weekend edition
The triple J trio enjoying the weekend in Santa Monica Another favorite frame, i'm slowly getting used to having the 28mm as my main Leica lens.
I like how the two wheels meet in the middle
Three ladies on the side of the street, back to shooting from cars More dog shots, i guess this is the most dog i've had in a post
The Flower Dinosaur
Smaller dog than the one before
The girl was just sitting there on the post, i guess she was listening to one of the street performers on the other side
Too many homeless people all around, part of the L.A streetscape i guess Heading to the beach The hat is what grabbed my attention, the noticed the tree shadow Flying rats, at least here they are smaller than the ones in NYC My first view of the sea Crossing over the highway Follow the arrow to exit Joanna is always in her element Reminded me of the A-Team A shot of Joanaa with L.A in the background Back toward the apartment we stopped to filmWonder what knowledge Jay was transfering to Jordan.Summer this year should be good, expect a lot of pictures.
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