The keeper's kin.

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I recently acquired some new props, so my nephew and I ventured into a woods near the base of Mt. Baldy in Los Angeles to shoot some photos. At one point, he was hesitant to go further down the path, so I told him that the garment pictured above was a magic sweater that he could wear to make him fearless.

Needless to say, we ended up hiking in much farther than I intended, past wild animals and across fields of poison oak - and he insisted he led the way, haha. He even took my camera at one point and started shooting photos of his own.

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  1. Rob Woodcox 29 months ago | reply

    This is so beautifully done and brilliant dude... his expression is AMAZING! And I love how you got him to continue, I just love kids and their imaginations!

  2. mkdegroot 28 months ago | reply

    Even before I clicked the photo it gave off the feeling of walking alone in the middle of the night, with the feeling of being watched... What a great shot, wonderfully done concept, and what an awesome kid!

  3. David Talley 28 months ago | reply

    Thank you guys so much! The reaction to this piece has been overwhelming. :)

  4. Aviva Bing Creations (NL) 28 months ago | reply

    He looks soooo much like you!

    Breathtaking.

  5. deuteronomyreader 28 months ago | reply

    Looks just like you!

  6. Dave Vancouver [deleted] 28 months ago | reply

    amazing composite!

  7. pinguin1961 27 months ago | reply

    Absolutely fantastic and beautiful!
    This picture really looks like from a fantasy film.

    Absolut fantastisch und schön!
    Dieses Bild sieht wirklich aus, wie aus einem Fantasy-Film.

  8. DanAaronBark 27 months ago | reply

    Made me think of The Birds from Hitchcock. The light, the colors, the innocence, the strength and some kind of violence. You did such an intense photo. Congrats.

  9. B r i l l u 26 months ago | reply

    wow, i love it! This is perfect and beautiful!

  10. Shreya Nemani 25 months ago | reply

    i was convinced that you composited a young'un photo of yours on the body. but whoaaa, you two have a striking resemblance! Maybe he will grow up to be a photographer like you as well :)

  11. Rafa-Martins 25 months ago | reply

    I like the way you can create a world, a reality ...

  12. Yannick Rival1 [deleted] 25 months ago | reply

    Beautiful! www.flickr.com/groups/2098992@N20/.It deserve to be into Nway World.

  13. NitBruna 21 months ago | reply

    amazing (and scaring!) work!

  14. Gilbertealta [deleted] 16 months ago | reply

    This is amazing! Are the birds real? It's such great timing

  15. Lunas Verdes [deleted] 14 months ago | reply

    amazing your photos

  16. Don-Pixel 3 months ago | reply

    excellent shot!!

    Respect

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