Christopher Lee 01
1. When was this photo taken?
2. Where was this photo taken?
3. Who took this photo?
4. What are we looking at here?
An amateur boxer drinks from a water bottle shortly after finishing several rounds in an underground boxing tournament in Brooklyn, New York.
5. How does this old photo make you feel?
This was one of the first real stories I ever worked on as a documentary photographer. I can feel the heat of the room and how exciting it was to work on a project like this when I look at this photograph.
6. Is this what you expected to see?
I had completely forgotten that I shot any film on this story. It was quite a surprise that these rolls even existed!
7. Does this photo bring back any memories?
It brought back memories of figuring out how to photograph someone's story. This was my first real story I ever worked as a documentary photographer. It was a big learning experience, both nerve racking and uncontrollably exciting.
8. How do you think others will respond to this photo?
I hope they'll see the grimy yet exciting atmosphere the I got to experience.
- Image Size
- 1700x1109 / 204.9KB
- Contained in galleries
- Lost Rolls: The Archive