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Posted by The Center on May 17, 2011

Star of the Stars Natsumi © Yoichi Nagata; Juror’s Honorable Mention

Tokyo born photographer Yoichi Nagata has been photographing creatively attired club goers at Japanese dress-code parties for the last three years. These portraits render Tokyo night life as a peculiar amalgam of East/West sub cultures.  Nagata was a finalist in Photo Lucida’s Critical Mass 2010.

More of Yoichi’s work can be seen at


Posted by The Center on April 13, 2011

Black and white photograph of Kejetia marketplace in Ghana by Michael Tallman
Kejetia Market © Michael Tallman

Photographer Michael Tallman describes his foray through Kejetia Market in Ghana accordingly: “the best analogy I can think of is that walking through the market is to your sense of smell what watching a Stan Brackage film is to your vision.” In other words, a complete arrest of your olifactory senses, punctuated with raw fish, smoked fish, cheese and body odor.

See more of Michael’s experience at Kejetia Market HERE

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