I spent part of Carnival Tuesday shooting images of masqueraders with their phones. On stage, off stage, in the stands and the streets - a large part of what I saw (many minutes around what was actually photographed) was people who were using their phones to the exclusion of who and what was around them. The people taking phone photos were included because 6 times out of 10, right after they took the picture, they bent over their phones to upload/post to social media. The disconnect between the individual and the event was interesting to me. And it made for a cool mini project.

Full Facebook gallery can be seen here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153792429345236.1073741860.686665235&type=1&l=cc5ff68d29

Global Voices interviewed me about it here: https://globalvoices.org/2016/02/22/what-masqueraders-selfie-snapping-says-about-trinidad-tobago-carnival/

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