BEHIND THE SCENES
Behind the Scenes for the documentary "Espwa Leve (Hope Rises)"
Documenting at the now-defunct live music venue Southpaw, in Brooklyn, NY (2010).
In Connecticut, New York, filming hip hop legend DJ Disco Wiz.
"Photography is Truth. The Cinema is Truth Twenty-four Times Per Second."
- Jean-Luc Godard
From shooting music videos and commercials to filming documentaries and short films, Justin Thomas has done a lot in a relatively short period. The following images document his journey: whether filming backstage at live events, documenting a community's resistence to police violence, or traveling to Haiti to follow the struggle of building a modern EMS system, Mr. Thomas is always there with his camera, capturing a moment in time to share with the world and preserve for time infinite.