Often, the negativities of life are emphasized so much more than the positives. With my photography I want to remind people of the beauty in things. “Why see the world, when you got the beach?” -Frank Ocean.
NYC Salt is a non-profit photography program for inner-city teenagers in New York City. Their mission is to engage, inspire, and empower NYC teens by providing them with professional-grade visual communication skills. The salt reference reflects their hope that the program will flavor and preserve the communities it serves. Learn more about them in our introduction article: http://bokeh.jjie.org/youth-report-bokeh-will-publish-the-work-of-nyc-teens/