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The People Series
People: Johnny Diamandis of J. Panther Luggage Co.

People: Johnny Diamandis of J. Panther Luggage Co.

I headed over to the J. Panther Luggage space, located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in an old rope factory, to interview English gentleman, Johnny Diamandis. His hospitality was impeccable as he offered me a glass of water, helped me put on my duffle coat when it was time to depart, and sent me off with a...
People: Egomeli Hormeku

People: Egomeli Hormeku

Brooklyn native Egomeli Hormeku is keeping the American Dream alive. We live in a world where making a living off your passion is seen as a bit foolish or impossible and that the safe route is the only route. After recieving his degree in Political and Physiological Sciences, Mr. Hormeku found himself in the world of clothing, spirits,...
Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks

Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks, was a photographer, musician, journalist, activist, poet, and novelist. He is best remembered for his photo essays for LIFE magazine and as the director of the 1971 film Shaft. He began his photo career at  25 years old with no formal training. The photo clerks who developed Parks’ first roll of film...