When embarking on creative projects people drawn on all sorts for inspiration. For Mason Dyer of Dyer Brand, a lot comes from his family. His families long history with the military, their love of cars and there respect for heritage provides the inspiration for a good part of the Dyer Brand aesthetic.
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Sometimes a product is best produced in shiny, slick and perfectly presented to the consumer. Other times a minimal approach is best suited. More relatable, grittier but still still somehow different. Fight Fuck II, from their streets to your screen.
Shrouded in mystery to the western world, with stories and tales that often sound like they have come from a mythical novel, the Yakuza have always captured imaginations. Born Too Late is the latest exhibition from Sydney based photographer Jesse Lizotte.
WITH A CAMERA IN HAND FOR LONGER THAN HE CAN REMEMBER, LIZOTTE’S FASCINATION WITH TRAVEL AND DOCUMENTING SUBCULTURES STARTED AT A YOUNG AGE. DURING HIS TIME WORKING ON LOWRIDER, HE FORMED A BOND WITH A CENTRAL CHARACTER WHO’D EVENTUALLY INTRODUCE JESSE TO AN ASSOCIATE WITH LINKS TO THE JAPANESE UNDERWORLD. BEFORE HE KNEW IT, JESSE FOUND HIMSELF DEEP IN THE BACK BLOCKS OF TOKYO MEETING A NEW GROUP OF YOUNG JAPANESE MEN STRUGGLING WITH IDENTITY WHILE PAVING A WAY FOR THEMSELVES WITHIN THE INSULAR AND STAUNCHLY TRADITIONAL CRIMINAL UNDERWORLD.
Style is everything. The ability to make technical look smooth, add flavour to the basics and present your chosen expression in a way that captivates and motivates. Alex Kennedy combined with the camera work of Rich Forne provide a case study in just that. Add in the backdrop of some of Europe’s most stunning cities and you’ve got the perfect blend.