This series began with photos taken while shooting a film about J’ouvert, the little known celebration that kicks off Brooklyn’s Carnival festivities at 3 in the morning with an outpouring of percussion music, costumes, dance, and history. Since finishing the film I have continued to return to the yearly celebration.

This series began with photos taken while shooting a film about J’ouvert, the little known celebration that kicks off Brooklyn’s Carnival festivities at 3 in the morning with an outpouring of percussion music, costumes, dance, and history. Since finishing the film I have continued to return to the yearly celebration.

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 This series began with photos taken while shooting a film about J’ouvert, the little known celebration that kicks off Brooklyn’s Carnival festivities at 3 in the morning with an outpouring of percussion music, costumes, dance, and history. Since finishing the film I have continued to return to the yearly celebration.
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jouvert-philipjbell-1.jpg
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jouvert-philipjbell-2.jpg
jouvert-philipjbell-3.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-10.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-13.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-12.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-14.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-15.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-16.jpg
Jouvert_DawningOfANewDay-17.jpg

This series began with photos taken while shooting a film about J’ouvert, the little known celebration that kicks off Brooklyn’s Carnival festivities at 3 in the morning with an outpouring of percussion music, costumes, dance, and history. Since finishing the film I have continued to return to the yearly celebration.

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