Kristin Chalmers Photography » the blog of Kristin Chalmers Photography

Tag Archives: Hip Hop

The Great Skate – Aidan becomes a Bar Mitzvah at Temple Beth Avodah

I was honored to be part of Aidan’s bar mitzvah on April 2nd at the Temple Beth Avodah, as well as the party afterward at the Windsor Club. A few months before his big day, I photographed a practice session with Aidan, where I got to know this amazing young man. He’s a lover of […]

View full post »

Philly Legends: Lee Jones

A few blog posts ago, I wrote about how I am embarking on a new personal project entitled Philly Legends. I will be visiting my hometown throughout the year and creating portraits of the people in my life that made me who I am today. The movers and shakers, the creators and the masterminds that […]

View full post »

Do You Want Some More – The Roots Live

Sometimes luck is the way it happens. When people ask me how I get to shoot some of the things I do, there are a couple answers to this question. The first is luck—aka being at the right place at the right time. The second is the fact that I do kinda know what I’m […]

View full post »

The Campaign – Why I need to photograph The Foo Fighters and Lady Gaga (and it’s not why you think)

Music saved my life.  When I was 5 years old, my father took me to see Bette Midler for her “Divine Miss M. Tour” at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. I was THE only child there. She even made a comment to my dad. I remember her exact words like it was yesterday: “What? […]

View full post »