Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography

I spent twelve weeks photography skateboarders at Venice Skateboard Park on Venice Beach in Los Angeles for the project, Jumpers. I spent hours each day photographing the jumpers who practiced and performed for their tribe and the flocks of tourist who surrounded the park. The better skaters, the ones with agents and managers, were idolized by the kid skaters and there was a “skaters code” of mutual respect for using the park. I produced thousands of images in color and black and white.

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Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography
Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography

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Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography
Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography
Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography
Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles by Ginger Liu Photography

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Ginger Liu

Ginger Liu is a Visual Artist and Filmmaker and divides her time between Los Angeles and London MFA Photography - Film 2017 - Manchester School of Art MA Photography - Manchester School of Art BA. (Hons) Contemporary Media Practice: London's University of Westminster - Photography, Film, Digital Imagery

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