For what is now the fourth straight year (I do believe it's the fourth straight year), I was able to partake in the experience known as the Dance Africa Festival. For me, the unofficial summer begins with this event. It's always great to see DJs spin classic tunes, folks dancing to said music or to beat of the African drums, people supporting Black businesses, see photographers of color and look at the sea of melanin!Read More
You know what, I was about to craft and long (possibly wordy) blog entry about the day's events. Nah. Nope. Let's just use this post to display images of Miss Valerie taking in the views of the water and the setting sun.
Thanks to Erika commenting about the gorgeous rim light that was on Val's pineapple hair and to packing my Sony camera with the nifty fifty. Oh, and God's handy work aka Golden Hour!
As Summer creeps along towards it's Outro track in the CD player of life, I had an opportunity with my favorite Floridian (at this point, she's my favorite Floridian due to the fact that I've known her for a while as a NYer and she up and left for Florida...sorry Pat, lol) to partake in a playoff game at the courts of West 4th Street in the city.Read More