a web zine by columbia sc photographer sean rayford

That time I threw 50 cheddar cheese cubes into the crowd

June 24, 2016
Back when Susto's Justin Osborne fronted Charleston's Sequoyah Prep School I used to tend bar at New Brookland Tavern where the band regularly appeared on the West Columb...
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About Last Night: How I Shot It - Say Brother at New Brookland

May 23, 2016
I've been shooting shows at New Brookland Tavern in West Columbia since 1998. That's ridiculous and I don't know how I feel about that math. On my first visit with a came...
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What I learned about street photography last weekend in New York City

April 08, 2016
Last weekend I stopped back through New York City on my return trip south during a 2,588 mile road tour on the East Coast. My my only agenda being the avoidance of pollen...
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"Tour Brain" with Slingshot Dakota - THURSDAY night at New Brookland

April 06, 2016
One of my favorite memories during my days as a bartender at New Brookland Tavern was a Slingshot Dakota show. So when I saw the band would be playing in Brooklyn last Fr...
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Getting Trail Legs in the Appalachian Mountains - #AvoidPollen 2016

April 05, 2016
"Patch," a farmer from Indiana and thru-hiker on the Appalachian Trail, looks out towards the Peaks of Otter from the Blue Ridge Parkway in the mountains of Virginia - de...
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Sea Farming in Rhode Island - #AvoidPollen in the Ocean State

April 01, 2016
"This dog's name is Clamcake, you don't get more Rhode Island than that," explains Steve Medgyesy, who handles marketing and quality control for Walrus and Carpenter Oyst...
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"They got an enemy. The eagle... and hawk." #AvoidPollen in Hartford, CT

March 31, 2016
Armando feeds the pigeons just outside of the "Ancient Buriual Ground" at The First Church of Christ in downtown Hartford, CT everyday. "I can't miss a day," he says with...
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#AvoidPollen in New York City

March 29, 2016
"Those select few through time who are willing to go out into chaos, with some high hopes of interacting with a moment where life will become clarified for them. They can...
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Photos: The 2016 New York City Easter Parade

March 28, 2016
I wouldn't call it a parade, definitely more like a meandering. But what do I know, I’m just another asshole with a camera wandering around Fifth Avenue on Easter Sunday.
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Photo Talk: Mountaintop conversation with a multi-millioniare Israeli Mechanic

March 26, 2016
“I can buy any car. I'm a multi-millionaire," explains Nesse Cohen from a lookout point on the Skyline Drive in Virginia's Shenandoah National Park. "My mother left me a...
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