desi jackie o
afshan, aka @lifesforliving, set up a photoshoot inspired by jackie o’s iconic photos across new york city - portraying a simple elegance that remains vibrant and alive even today. afshan wanted to channel not just jackie o in this series, but rabindranath tagore, and give us a sense of bringing…
ever go to a wedding? that lasts 27 days? across the country? back and forth? no, you haven’t, because that’s preposterous. it couldn’t happen for real, would it?
well, a lot of us do love hamza and natasha, so after 27 days, some strange amalgamation of a wedding came to…
new york, new york, new york. there’s a lot of romanticism about being able to shoot in new york city, but not when it overshadows the potential and inspiration found in other cities. dallas was a means to visit @shamain92, who connected me to the thriving creative scene in the city, with…
@herkitab at @milly
shooting with @herkitab at the @milly store in soho, which has a great set up in the front of the store with neon light panels and planted / floral filled arches. this shoot was more focused on playfulness than anything planned or conceptually significant; more of a way for myself, @kap.9…
i met afshan during ramadan last year (2016), and she was that pouty, annoyed, “dont talk to me” kind of teenager that scowled at me any time i asked her a question. her sister, nazeela, and i spent some actual time over the course of the following eleven months sans…