Ricky Powell is a street photographer from New York who’s well known for both his work with and influence within the Rap community. His style of shooting is usually street photography or environmental portraits. Powell’s work began as a way to retaliate against an ex-girlfriend. In 1985 when he broke up with a cheating girlfriend, she […]

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There is no reason I shouldn’t have a camera.  If this is too much, I was in the wrong business.

-Ricky Powell

To me, street photography is like my transistor radio… the playlist is infinite.

– Ricky Powell