The Long Way Home


Photo Booth Sunday
February 28, 2010, 12:58 PM
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Jeff and I spent this morning working on our photo booth project. We had 3 props which we smuggled into the Warhol Museum via our Pan Am flight bag: an old telephone; a bunch of plastic grapes; and a creepy clear mask that Jeff bought at a Halloween store for fifty cents. We orchestrated the photos from my journal notes. There are 10 seconds between each frame in a photo booth, so getting these shots was challenging at times. 

hanging on the telephone

 

contemplating a beard shave

 

ghostly grapes

 

We tried to recreate the photo of my parents in Niagara Falls. I think we did a pretty good job.

mock parents

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I’m especially impressed that you used a Pan Am bag for the smuggling. Very cool!

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Comment by rsmithing

It was a little tough, but we managed it through the hip Warhol crowd!

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Comment by Lisa

Love the “mock parents!”

A few years ago a friend and I made photos at that booth at the Warhol, but I’ve lost them. That’s a real shame because she was hilarious.

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Comment by Lizzie

Hi Lizzie,
Thanks for reading!
The Warhol has one of the best photo booths I’ve come across – the photos are so contrasty.

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Comment by Lisa

oh i love the recreation of your parents photobooth strip! put them side-by-side!

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Comment by swojdylak

I am – I’m working on photoshopping this week! Did you check out Jeff’s photoshop jobs of some of these on Facebook? They look amazing!

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Comment by Lisa

love this.

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Comment by kim rullo

thanks, kimmy!

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Comment by Lisa




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