New York Portrait Photographer

Musicians 50+ – Rob Duncan

Rob Duncan © Leland Bobbé

Rob Duncan © Leland Bobb

The latest in my new B&W portrait series titled Musicians 50+. Rob is  a keyboard player/songwriter/producer living and working in NYC.

New Portrait – Binky Phillips . . . Musicians 50+

Binky Phillips ©Leland Bobbé

Binky Phillips ©Leland Bobbé

This is the second in my new portrait series, Musicians 50+. This is Binky Phillips lead guitarist and songwriter from the legendary NYC band The Planets. Binky is also the author of a book titled My LIfe In The Ghost of Planets: The Story of a CBGB Almost-Was. Read Binky’s blogs in The Huffington Post.

Gender Book Cover

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

Norton Books just used one of my Half-Drag images on a text book titled Gender. 

 

 

 

 

 

Half-Drag, Neo-Burlesque Opening in Tokyo

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

Today is the the opening of my second show at the Vanilla Gallery in Tokyo. There aree a total of 52 prints on exhibit, 26 from each project.

Portrait of Al Maddy

 

Al Maddy © Leland Bobbé

Al Maddy © Leland Bobbé

This portrait of guitarist Al Maddy was orignally shot in color, converted to B&W and then digitally enhanced. I’m thinking about a series of these of musicians over the age of 50 . . .

New Portrait – Rob Duncan

Rob  Duncan © Leland Bobbé

Rob Duncan © Leland Bobbé

New Portrait of musician Rob Duncan going for a monochromatic look.

Bowling Alley Portrait

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

I recently shot this portrait at a bowing alley in Times Square, NYC. It’s lit with a small soft box mounted on to a speedlight rigged up to a monopod. Down and dirty but effective.

New Portrait – Susan

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

This is a new portrait I recently shot for Image Source.

Neo Burlesque in Made In Shoreditch

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

My Neo-Burlesque imagery is now being featured in Made in Shoreditch a British art, culture, fashion online publication . A short interview accompanies the photos. Here we have Albert Cadabra and Creamy Stevens.

New Promo Piece

© Leland Bobbé

© Leland Bobbé

New promo piece just mailed out to ad agency art buyers.