A couple of weeks back I got to shoot for New Balance South Africa.
I woke up at 4am to shoot some of New Balance’s Joburg based influencers for a campaign they were doing for a collab with Concepts.
We shot for nearly the whole day, but I got to meet some really cool people.
The New Balance Influencers
I shot Zingisa Ntantiso first. Poor dude had a call time of 5am!
Second was my mate, comedian Donovan Goliath. Donovan’s a creative type, so we worked pretty well together. He’s like me, and will do anything to get the perfect shot. I probably took more photos of Donovan that day than anyone else.
Next was Mongezi Lunga Kupiso. We’d originally planned to meet at Constitution Hill, but they’ve become so strict with people taking photos that we improvised and found locations in Braamfontein’s back alleys.
Courtnae’ Paul, the B-Girl, DJ, choreographer and creative director, was next. I didn’t know what to expect, but she had a bit of an ace up her sleeve.
Last on the list were the twins from YoMzansi. These guys had an awesome energy to them and they were a pleasure to shoot.
The Final Result
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