Let’s face it, California is a photographic genre all its own. TheÂ beaches, the people, the clothing, the body jewelry, the texting and the outrageous lifestyle extremes. California is rich in natural resources, consumer extremes, undiscovered coastline and a mecca for artists and shorts-wearing billionaires who surf. California is a great theme for pictures.
The T-shirt above is an example of the kind of knee-jerk cynicism slacker fashions have gone. The shirt wears a ribbon stripe of each one of the major athletic shoe manufacturer logos, as if from one of the popular t-shirts everybody wears. This shirt is not only a stunning graphic combination, but cleverly avoids using any of the brand names fully (enough to get sued). Roving some of the more avante garde neighborhoods and college campuses yields some interesting ideas.
California cooking and cuisine and home design and architecture are hot image markets. Recipes and serving ideas, especially those with Mexican flair, are going to be featured. With the holidays coming up, turkey recipes and cookery will be hot. Tex-Mex burritos, turkey burritos with hot sauce, and chipotle turkey will be on the menu.
California real estate has always been a hot market, and in this realty downturn home design ideas to make a property look as if it is worth more are invaluable. California is a curious mix of zen micro peace on a modest budget and rococo vintage at the deluxe end, The art scene and the theatre and drama world is a whole different ball of wax.