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my name is eby and i live in nyc. i am a thinker and a doer.

We were definitely not the only ones watching from balconies…

They closed off the FDR drive for the 4th of July fireworks. The bottom photo shows a guy in skates pushing his kids carriage along, since it was a long way to walk from each FDR entrance. 

stoopsmagazine:

While we didn’t participate in any of the official Go Skate Day activities in NYC and opted to go skate uptown instead, I did climb under the Manhattan Bridge and shoot some photos from above briefly. - Eby

stoopsmagazine:

Go Skateboarding Day NYC photos shot from the Manhattan Bridge by Eby Ghafarian.

The easiest way to take a candid is when someone is sleeping, right? I called this one the creeper angle. 

While shooting some photos of Emilie, she turned it on me for a second. 

While shooting some photos of Emilie, she turned it on me for a second. 

This power couple runs things at pool. Check the focus and technique. Steve and Clare.

Hoop Dreams.

Hoop Dreams.

A sales girl in the making. This girl had her own table that said “Jessie’s Dollar Table” and she would sit there and wait for someone to show any interest in what she has to sell. Clare asked about some arrowheads she had and which one she should get and the girl said “Well, I like this one, but if you want one pretty like you are, you should get this one.” She was killing it…

A sales girl in the making. This girl had her own table that said “Jessie’s Dollar Table” and she would sit there and wait for someone to show any interest in what she has to sell. Clare asked about some arrowheads she had and which one she should get and the girl said “Well, I like this one, but if you want one pretty like you are, you should get this one.” She was killing it…

Slavery at the Tallahassee Flea Market.

Happy 4th of July, ya’ll.

Happy 4th of July, ya’ll.

These colors don’t run…or something.

These colors don’t run…or something.

Flags, bald eagles, the beach, and pretty girls. 

Flags, bald eagles, the beach, and pretty girls. 

Being American means going where you want to go and doing what you want to do.

A shell of Ft. Tilden’s past.

A shell of Ft. Tilden’s past.