shoots

Here are examples of photoshoots for various clients.

SHOOT: RAYNE | To The Limit

I did a photo shoot for my homie Ray’s upcoming album, To The Limit. Here are some of my favorite shots.

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SHOOT: RAYNE | To The Limit

I did a photo shoot for my homie Ray’s upcoming album, To The Limit. Here are some of my favorite shots.

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SHOOT: Salon @ the Weeksville 1930s Historic House

As the inaugural writer-in-residence at Weeksville Heritage Center, Zetta Elliot hosted a private salon entitled A Woman’s Place Is in the Home, in the 1930s historic house. The salon invited select women artists, intellectuals, and activists to join in conversation

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SHOOT: Salon @ the Weeksville 1930s Historic House

As the inaugural writer-in-residence at Weeksville Heritage Center, Zetta Elliot hosted a private salon entitled A Woman’s Place Is in the Home, in the 1930s historic house. The salon invited select women artists, intellectuals, and activists to join in conversation

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SHOOT: Zetta Elliott

i took some head shots for my beautiful friend, children’s book author zetta elliott. these weren’t the ones she used, but they are among my favorites. check out zetta’s work at her website.

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SHOOT: Zetta Elliott

i took some head shots for my beautiful friend, children’s book author zetta elliott. these weren’t the ones she used, but they are among my favorites. check out zetta’s work at her website.

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SHOOT: Enmanuel Candelario, Take Two

I love shooting my former colleague and lifetime homeboy, Peace Poet Enmanuel Candelario. He’s so purty.

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SHOOT: Enmanuel Candelario, Take Two

I love shooting my former colleague and lifetime homeboy, Peace Poet Enmanuel Candelario. He’s so purty.

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SHOOT: Enmanuel Candelario

I did a little photoshoot for Enmanuel Candelario, a good friend and wordsmith for the Peace Poets, a collective of poet and artist activists. Enmanuel is one of those souls that you don’t quite believe is a real human because

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SHOOT: Enmanuel Candelario

I did a little photoshoot for Enmanuel Candelario, a good friend and wordsmith for the Peace Poets, a collective of poet and artist activists. Enmanuel is one of those souls that you don’t quite believe is a real human because

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Dessert

Mustapha is a highly skilled and professionally trained chef. But like most descendents of the African Diaspora, he does his best work in environments of scarcity. So when the munchies descended one evening, Chef Mu created magic in the form

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Dessert

Mustapha is a highly skilled and professionally trained chef. But like most descendents of the African Diaspora, he does his best work in environments of scarcity. So when the munchies descended one evening, Chef Mu created magic in the form

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Dinner

Chef Mustapha is passionate about creating simply good, fresh, flavorful food. I’m passionate about eating good, fresh, flavorful food. So I’m not sure who was more excited when we came up with the idea of his making an Iron Chef-style

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Dinner

Chef Mustapha is passionate about creating simply good, fresh, flavorful food. I’m passionate about eating good, fresh, flavorful food. So I’m not sure who was more excited when we came up with the idea of his making an Iron Chef-style

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Breakfast

Chef Mustapha of Herb N Cooking presents a classic breakfast of perfectly crisp bacon, eggs scrambled with fresh black pepper, and cheese grits. Yum.

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SHOOT: Herb N Cooking: Breakfast

Chef Mustapha of Herb N Cooking presents a classic breakfast of perfectly crisp bacon, eggs scrambled with fresh black pepper, and cheese grits. Yum.

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SHOOT: So Hum Studios

Ola is a super-mom, a sensitive artist, the Aquarian mother of Leo daughter, a yogi (vinyasa, bikram, juvamakti), an eco-friendly gardener, a home schooler/ unschooler/ deschooler, a set designer for film, theatre and television, a travel junkie, and lover of

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SHOOT: So Hum Studios

Ola is a super-mom, a sensitive artist, the Aquarian mother of Leo daughter, a yogi (vinyasa, bikram, juvamakti), an eco-friendly gardener, a home schooler/ unschooler/ deschooler, a set designer for film, theatre and television, a travel junkie, and lover of

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SHOOT: Harriet’s By Hekima, Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron

Here I am on assignment again for Harriet’s By Hekima, Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron, in the summer of 2010. Though long and grueling [there were several outfit & scene changes and makeup touch-ups], this was a really fun shoot.

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SHOOT: Harriet’s By Hekima, Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron

Here I am on assignment again for Harriet’s By Hekima, Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron, in the summer of 2010. Though long and grueling [there were several outfit & scene changes and makeup touch-ups], this was a really fun shoot.

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SHOOT: Fela’s Funk & Trunk Shopping Party

I did this shoot on Father’s Day 2010 for Numi Deodee’s [The Nu Black Magic] Fela’s Funk & Trunk: An Official Shopping Party For The People, in honor of the haute African style of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, at the Caribbean

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SHOOT: Fela’s Funk & Trunk Shopping Party

I did this shoot on Father’s Day 2010 for Numi Deodee’s [The Nu Black Magic] Fela’s Funk & Trunk: An Official Shopping Party For The People, in honor of the haute African style of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, at the Caribbean

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SHOOT: Dexter Wimberly

I was privileged to work with curator Dexter Wimberly for the Gentrification of Brooklyn exhibit [see here], so when he asked me to shoot some updated photos of him, I readily agreed. I was surprised at his admission that he

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SHOOT: Dexter Wimberly

I was privileged to work with curator Dexter Wimberly for the Gentrification of Brooklyn exhibit [see here], so when he asked me to shoot some updated photos of him, I readily agreed. I was surprised at his admission that he

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SHOOT: Arise Magazine Runway Show

African-based fashion magazine ARISE held a runway show featuring some of the hottest designers from the continent. I took photos on behalf of Society HAE. Here are some goodies from backstage and the show.

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SHOOT: Arise Magazine Runway Show

African-based fashion magazine ARISE held a runway show featuring some of the hottest designers from the continent. I took photos on behalf of Society HAE. Here are some goodies from backstage and the show.

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SHOOT: Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron

I did a shoot for close friends of mine and dope fashion designers Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron. They are originals who use bold colorful African prints and feminine styling to evoke the beauty and freedom of the tropics and

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SHOOT: Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron

I did a shoot for close friends of mine and dope fashion designers Mamayashi + Tuff Like Iron. They are originals who use bold colorful African prints and feminine styling to evoke the beauty and freedom of the tropics and

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SHOOT: Harlem Block Party

West 143rd Street in Harlem NYC is full of families with cute babies, loving elders, mamas, papas, uncles, brothers, aunties and cousins. And love.

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SHOOT: Harlem Block Party

West 143rd Street in Harlem NYC is full of families with cute babies, loving elders, mamas, papas, uncles, brothers, aunties and cousins. And love.

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SHOOT: Lori Parquet

I’ve been privileged to know actress and model Lori Parquet for the past 10 years. So when my homie asked me to take her headshots to celebrate her fabulous new look, the answer was most definitely yes. Lori’s got the

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SHOOT: Lori Parquet

I’ve been privileged to know actress and model Lori Parquet for the past 10 years. So when my homie asked me to take her headshots to celebrate her fabulous new look, the answer was most definitely yes. Lori’s got the

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SHOOT: Africa Fashion Week

Africa Fashion Week, on behalf of Society HAE and yours truly.

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SHOOT: Africa Fashion Week

Africa Fashion Week, on behalf of Society HAE and yours truly.

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