Archive for the ‘Portraits’ Category

The Houston Brothers

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

I photographed brothers Mark and Jonnie Houston in their restaurant and bar Butchers and Barbers, as well as Dirty Laundry, which is a bar downstairs in the same building. Both spots have completely different vibes and this duo is amazing at transforming and curating spaces in a themed way.

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Baby2Baby for New York Times Style

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on March 30, 2015 in Portraits | No Comments

I photographed Kelly Sawyer Patricof and Norah Weinstein, the presidents of Baby2Baby for The New York Times Style. Baby2Baby is a charity that supplies low income families with clothing, diapers and toys.

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UFC 184 Fan Portraits for ESPN

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on March 11, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | 1 Comment

Although I set up my makeshift studio near the concessions and wasn’t near the actual ring, this is the closest I’ve ever come to a UFC fight. This fight, UFC 184 in Los Angeles, was the first UFC fight in history with women competitors headlining, which is cool from a historical perspective, but also meant […]

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American Apparel’s New CEO

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on February 10, 2015 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I had the utmost pleasure photographing American Apparel’s new CEO Paula Schneider at the American Apparel HQ in Los Angeles for The New York Times. Read the article HERE. We shot on the roof, in the sewing room of the factory, in her office, a conference room, and a waiting room and it’s rare shoots like […]

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Grindr Founder Joel Simkhai for The New York Times

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on December 18, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I photographed Grindr Founder Joel Simkhai for The New York Times Sunday Styles. We started at his office and then the following day I photographed him at a house he recently bought and one he was renting nearby, both with insane views of Los Angeles.

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Sean Parker for the San Francisco Chronicle

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on November 25, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I photographed billionaire techie Sean Parker (think: Napster creator and former founding Facebook president aka who Justin Timberlake played in The Social Network) at his new home in Beverly Hills for The San Francisco Chronicle on Friday afternoon.

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Suze Yalof Schwartz and Her Plan to Help Us All Unplug

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on November 18, 2014 in Portraits | No Comments

Suze Yalof Schwartz poses for portraits at Unplug, a meditation center she opened in Los Angeles and that she hopes to franchise. When I first walked into the sleek studio, the lights were dimmed, it smelled amazing, and Suze greeted me with a huge smile.

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Sean Rad & Jonathan Badeen at Tinder HQ

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on November 7, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I photographed Tinder founders Sean Rad (CEO) and Jonathan Badeen (VP of Product) at their temporary headquarters in Los Angeles in September.

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Scene Stealer: David Morehouse

Posted by Kendrick Brinson on October 24, 2014 in Editorial, Portraits | No Comments

I always enjoy working for The New York Times’ Style section and this shoot was no exception. I photographed David Morehouse who is the Director of Donor Relations at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. It was immediately no wonder to me that he caught the eye of the NY Times and is wonderful at his […]

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