Shooting Dominican born recording artist and recent Atlanta transplant, Redimi2 was equal parts creative fun and an excuse for me to go home. We spent most of the day on location in one of Atlanta's best known condemned buildings to trespass and Redimi2's garage, I mean, studio. Shoutout to Matt for assisting (and translating when necessary) and Redimi2 for playing a few unreleased tracks for us. Enjoy.
Inspired by Monique W. Morris' book Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools and Solange's now Grammy award-winning album "A Seat at the Table", TYPICAL's "Black Gold" was a meeting of minds—myself as photographer, Jessi Noel as stylist and art director, and writer Ekemini Uwan to bring it home, making this article a must read.
Here are a few of my favorites and some good ones that didn't make the TYPICAL cut.