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The Black Harbor The Black Harbor is an online account of the work, ideas, and inspiration of a tight-nit collective of creatives. Over the years we have created things together, attended school together, fought together, and partied together. We have grown beyond the simplicity of friendship. We are now a family. Our purpose is to celebrates the work of the collective and explore creative work in the world that truly inspires us driving us to be better at what we do. Our hope is that as we document our work, process, lives, and inspiration that you will also be inspired and share your work with us.
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Bill Baird (of Sunset) put out a rad new album this year that is a slight departure from his old stuff. Dig on it
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A playlist created by photographer and artist Eric Carroll relating to his Rayko Photo Center show titled Plato’s Home Movies.
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Your stressed out. You need to chill the fuck out and take this in.
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This album has been doing the trick for me lately. I’m a sucker for anything western and psychedelic.
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The Collective's Work
Our Inspiration
The Forest King is a story of a dying boy, a father’s hope, a mother’s faith and the journey fueled by a broken heart.  This is the beginning of that journey…
American Classic
I spent this last summer in N. Adams Massachusetts.  It is kind of a classic American town full of old mills, a big quarry, farms, a train station and lots of motorcycles and dudes driving around awesome cars from the 60 ... Continue reading →
Photograph bluegrass music and southern culture for AFAR Magzine
This spring Tara Guertin, AFAR Magazine’s Director of Photography, assigned me a photo anthology on North Carolina bluegrass music and culture. The project functioned very similar to a commission in that T ... Continue reading →
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Over 400 species of bird call Trinidad and Tobago home. And I counted at least 7 that lived in the tree over my apartment. The country on the other hand has a very diverse ethnic background. Trini women are considered some of the most exotic women on the planet. Continue reading
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Here’s a sneak peak at a new project called The New Far West.  These shots are a collaboration with a friend and stylist Rod Hipskind.  We started with an empty barn and created images using both props and found o ... Continue reading →
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I’m super excited about the release of Ryan George Kittleman’s novel The Great Peace earlier this week. Ryan is one of those renaissance men who can do just about anything really well. He is an author, m ... Continue reading →
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Back in February 2011, I was fortunate enough to receive an invite to MADE for a David LaChapelle doc screening, where I met the man himself along with many other creative juggernauts Berlin has to offer (thanks Emil ... Continue reading →
Julia Pott – The Event
Once again, Julia Pott stuns with a beautiful yet bleak short film “The Event”. Commissioned by Random Acts and based on a poem by Tom Chivers. It premiered last night on Channel 4. For those of us acros ... Continue reading →
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  Earlier this year, I made this post containing scanned in logos of the book ‘Top Symbols & Trademarks of the World 11. Today I received Top Symbols & Trademarks of the World 6 of this beautiful ... Continue reading →
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I’m obsessed with Emmanuelle Walker’s new dogs and cars series. There is so much style in these pieces that it hurts. And if thats not good enough, there are drawings with birthday suited women hanging o ... Continue reading →
Perhaps coincidentally too appropro for the 7th anniversary of Katrina, and the arrival of hurricane Isaac, I’ve come across some pretty interesting work from British-born artist Jason deCaires Taylor. ... Continue reading →
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Oscar & Ewan is a London and Stockholm based design studio that is making really fucking awesome shit. Since 2007 they have been creating everything from brilliant album art to captivating spacial typography a ... Continue reading →
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