Attitude by Jeff Archibald Via Flickr: A series of commercial-style streetball shots. Strobist: 1 Stoffen-diffused flash at ¾ to the subject, camera right @ ½ power. Another bare bulb flash bungeed to the hoop pole @ 1/8.
“Basketball players are tall and lean, like the buildings in Manhattan, and New York is famous for basketball games in pickup playgrounds,” the artist Mark Ulriksen tells Françoise Mouly and Mina Kaneko. Read more about “Streetball,” his cover for this week’s issue, on newyorker.com.