How to Get Kicked Out of Everywhere by Jordan Matter
Jordan, who’s a friend of ours and occasionally helps test gear for PDN, is working on a series of images entitled Dancers Among Us where he shoots professional dancers in high-profile public locations.
In the post, entitled “Will Jordan Matter please come to security immediately?, he talks about some of the run-ins he’s had with NYC police and security guards while shooting (without permits) at Yankee Stadium, the New York Public Library, the Museum of Natural History, and Apple’s flaghship store on Fifth Avenue.
Interestingly, he even got questioned by a security guard for shooting a dancer doing a backflip in New York City’s Bryant Park. He writes:
Really? You can’t do a backflip in the park? Who knew. I hadn’t gotten the shot, so I challenged the guard a little bit, which meant he had to call his superior, which meant we got three more shots! This was one of them.
Read the full post here.