Aesthetic consulting + creative operations solutions by Alexia Lewis

Posts tagged photography
8 Ways How Not to Suck as a Photographer | A Guide

Pull up a seat, 'cause this is gonna take a few minutes...

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Ode to Thee, My Canon 7D... | A Poem (sort of)

I didn't know what I was missing until I got my hands on you.

Yes I did.

Your sensor, so cutting-edge...

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AfroStyle Magazine 10 | #FotoFriday

For some odd reason, there's no Vogue Africa.  Or maybe there's several rather mundane reasons why not (I can think of one or two).  When it comes to the Condé Nast empire, it seems like only Franca Sozzani (editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia) cares about pushing the company toward highlighting the fabrics, cultures, and colors present in this vast continent.

But maybe a Vogue Africa isn't necessary after all.

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Made in LA 2014: The Hammer Biennial | A Review

I've often said that there's a certain je ne sais quoi about Los Angeles that makes it more hospitable to the beginnings of an art career than other cities.  Berlin is the only other place I can think of that compares, it's just that there's no beaches there.  Because of that certain something in the air here, LA is a magnet for artists of all stripes and talents, and with that comes a lot of mediocrity.  In my opinion, a good 80% of art being shown and promoted here - both "outsider" and "legit" - is complete and utter bullshit.  But man oh man does that last 20% make up for it.

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I Love You Grace Coddington | #FotoFriday

I was nudged and encouraged into my current career by my most recent ex-boyfriend.  It was becoming familiar with Grace Coddington's work, however, that inspired me to picture myself as a capable art director and producer - long before I met that dude.  Although she may not know that I even exist, I think of her as my career fairy godmother.

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