Archive for the ‘Editorial’ Category

Night Owls for Spaces In-Between

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on July 3, 2017 in Editorial, Personal Work | No Comments

These images are from a commission from the first issue of a beauuuutiful new European magazine called Spaces In-Between. I was hired to create an essay on LA Women at night with a bit of a noir feel and, honestly, I wish I had another week or two to work on it (I only had […]

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A Troubled Group Home for ProPublica

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on November 6, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I am so behind on blogging that I fear I may never catch up with all the work I’ve been busy creating the past few months (take a look at www.BrinsonBanks.com to see some of that). Nonetheless, this story was very important to me so I am finally sharing it (while on a flight from […]

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Christy O’Donnell and the Right to Die

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on September 4, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I met Christy O’Donnell in her home. She was warm and welcoming. When I arrived, her friend was just leaving. “She insisted on bringing me lipstick,” Christy said with a beautiful mauve covering her smile, “because she says I always look washed out in photos.” Her eyes then darted to me, “Well, I AM dying.”

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Bite Mark Analysis for The Intercept

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on September 3, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I headed to both Ventura and San Diego to photograph two distinguished dental experts for an interesting story in The Intercept called “Bitten By Experts: How the Flawed Science of Bite Mark Analysis Imprisoned a Man for Murder“

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Undertaking LA for The California Sunday Magazine

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on July 3, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I was so happy to hear from The California Sunday Magazine to do a shoot because I’ve been a big fan of the newer magazine since its launch. My assignment was to photograph two Los Angeles morticians in a graveyard. The pair are Amber Carvaly and Caitlin Doughty who together have created Undertaking LA to offer […]

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Wolves + Wolf Therapy for OZY

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on May 27, 2015 in Editorial | No Comments

The best compliment you can get from a photo editor (besides the occasional wonderful “We love these photos, thank you!” type emails), is when a photo editor is really excited about giving specifically you a really fun and amazing shoot because they thought of you for it.  And their enthusiasm is infectious. This is what […]

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Louis Vuitton Cruise Collection

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on May 24, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | 2 Comments

I photographed my first fashion show and it was extraordinary–Louis Vuitton’s 2016 Cruise Collection in Palm Springs. After the fashion show there was a dinner and afterparty outside in the winding gardens of The Parker and after that an amusement park for guests to enjoy–complete with bonfires, bumper cars and even a claw machine that […]

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A Day in Legoland for Medium

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on May 23, 2015 in Editorial | No Comments

I got to be a kid for a day in Legoland for Medium’s travel magazine called GONE. I’d never been to the amusement park and was delighted by all the color and I was astounded by the amaaazing attention to detail the Lego designers and artists took with the place (check out the photo below […]

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Unbreakable Gym for The New York Times

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on May 23, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | 2 Comments

I photographed the Unbreakable gym in West Hollywood, California. UFC fighters, NFL football players and celebrities alike exercise together (and pay $2,000 per month!) at the small gym that’s run by Jay Glazer

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