Native New Yorker and photographer Leland Bobbe gained immense popularity with his series, Half-Drag, in which he shows us the faces of people behind the drag-queen makeup. We got an exclusive interview with him – as well as exclusive photos – and picked his brain on the series and his work. [see the original post we ran on this series]
Dutch mother, American father. Netherlands birthplace, USA upbringing. Ehrin Macksey is another individual proving that globalisation creates incredible beings with an artful eye for human observation and supreme creativity. Beyond his parents and their geography, Ehrin says his eyes were opened by an accidental trip to the Middle East during the First Gulf War as a teenager. An excursion we presume very few people can boast.
Since making a name for himself with his Scraper Bike Movement photos, Matthew Reamer has captured his life in photos in a way that makes me want to meet him. KISS facepaint and his long-haired outlaw friends make up his latest works, and capture another side of Bay Area life that would make anyone homesick for NorCal.