14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Stars and Stripes
Outside the Republican National Convention, delegates wear star-spangled pants and a young boy mans a merchandise stand of buttons with slogans like “Hot Chicks for Trump” and “KFC: Hillary Special; 2 fat thighs, 2 small breasts…left wing.
This is an image from my ongoing series, Drunk on Trump, an outsider's view on the Trump phenomenon in the U.S. I shot them in my usual style of multi-frame exposures on film, with no manipulation in post, adding to the sentiment that this is a confusing dream we’re all just trying to make sense of.
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||The American Experience
||Nov. 29, 2016, 9:28 p.m.