Sunday Morning Fashionista Revue

Last night (thanks to neighbors Patty and Nick), we watched this documentary. 83-year-old fashion photographer Bill Cunningham rides a bike all over Manhattan and sometimes runs like a kid when stalking camera subjects. “We all get dressed for Bill”, says Vogue editor Anna Wintour (Wikipedia). He has a joy in life and is irresistibly good-humored. Toward the end of the movie he says: “He who seeks beauty shall find it.”

Bill Cunningham New York Trailer from Gavin McWait on Vimeo.

(Click on “Vimeo,” lower right, for larger size video.)

https://www.zeitgeistfilms.com/billcunninghamnewyork/

Which reminded me of a unique fashion photographer, Scott Schuman, who documents homemade fashion all over the world:

Website: https://www.thesartorialist.com/Scott’s bio: https://www.thesartorialist.com/biography/

About Lloyd Kahn

Lloyd Kahn started building his own home in the early '60s and went on to publish books showing homeowners how they could build their own homes with their own hands. He got his start in publishing by working as the shelter editor of the Whole Earth Catalog with Stewart Brand in the late '60s. He has since authored six highly-graphic books on homemade building, all of which are interrelated. The books, "The Shelter Library Of Building Books," include Shelter, Shelter II (1978), Home Work (2004), Builders of the Pacific Coast (2008), Tiny Homes (2012), and Tiny Homes on the Move (2014). Lloyd operates from Northern California studio built of recycled lumber, set in the midst of a vegetable garden, and hooked into the world via five Mac computers. You can check out videos (one with over 450,000 views) on Lloyd by doing a search on YouTube:

One Response to Sunday Morning Fashionista Revue

  1. Lloyd. It was a good film Didja notice he is still using 35mm film photography also. They are doing another film called lost bohemia about the artists who lived in the Carnegie Hall Studios up unitl they were evicted and relocated.. Good stuff

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