Among the many sections inside the Observer one of my favorites was the New York World. It highlighted topical New York City events and people. The main focus though was former Village Voice photographer, James Hamilton’s incredible Tri-X portraits of celebrities. Quite often taken in hotel rooms, with barely enough setup setup time, James always delivered stunning work that captured the personality of his subjects. Working with James was not only educational but also collaborative. As, once we met and discussed how he liked his photos to print, it was... Read The Rest →
This opening piece was created for the New York Observer Home Magazine. A bi-annual supplement that was inserted into the regular newspaper. The outstanding photography was due to photographer extraordinaire David Sacks who has shot for Macys, Glamour, Saatchi & Saatchi among others. Using a limited set of type I created a spacious and clean look that emphasized the photography.