In December 2012, Lens Manufacturer Tamron featured my work with artist Victor Hugo Zayas in this three page newsletter.
Tamron's Dec. 2012 newsletter page 3.
Tamron's national newsletter December 2012, Page 2, featuring my images.
LAGUNA ART MUSEUM
Announcement of the "Mi Obra" exhibit of the work of Victor Hugo Zayas.
Invitation to opening night at the Laguna Art Museum.
This image was displayed at the Laguna Art Museum as part of the exhibit by painter/sculptor Victor Hugo Zayas entitled "Mi Obra" from February 25th - April 25th, 2012.
This image is also one of 15 of my images published in Laguna Art Museum catalog of Victor Hugo Zayas' work "Mi Obra".
This photograph was one of 15 of my images published in the catalog of Victor Hugo Zayas' work "Mi Obra", on display at the Laguna Art Museum Feb. 25th - April 25th, 2012. It was also featured in a TEDx talk in June of 2012.
LAPD SWAT TEAMS TAKE GUNS TO AN UNDISCLOSED LOCATION TO BE DESTROYED
Published in the Laguna Art Museum catalog of Victor Hugo Zayas' work "Mi Obra".
Exhibited at the Laguna Art Museum Feb. 25th - April 25th, 2012.
Artist Victor Hugo Zayas receives the first shipment of the guns that have been ground down.
A close up of a revolver cylinder after it has been through the grinder. This image is not in the exhibit or book but I liked it so I included it here.
An L.A.P.D. SWAT member guards the gun scrap while it is repeatedly checked to be sure there are no functioning guns or salvageable pieces.
A massive magnet drops the gun metal into large barrels.
Bags of guns are loaded onto a conveyor belt to be destroyed.
Weapons seized by the L.A.P.D. sit in a property room before being destroyed.
LAPD S.W.A.T. Teams take the weapons to an undisclosed location to be ground down.
Welding the pieces.
The first of several sculptures starts to take shape.
The sculpture begins to take shape.