Man! Shout out to Travis Watts & His Team and to all the Volunteers who helped with Oakland's Fam Bam 2016 @ Lake Merritt Oakland,Ca. Me & my family had an Amazing time! Ran into some old faces & New! Oakland was @ it's best Yesterday! Thank you brother Trav! photo's by b.malik
Me: Hey Kamau Nice to meet cha Brotha!
Kamau: Good to meet cha.
Me: I was told you do not allow flash photography while your on stage.
Kamau: It's all Good,my publicist put's that out only for photographers that don't know what they are doing.
Me: Lol! Well let me snap a quick photo before you go on stage.
-After kamau review's the image-
Kamau: Oh! you know what your doing! LOl!
Kamau is a cool cat.
Chilling @ Ashby Flea Market I ran into Queen Britt Sense:) & Family. Brittani Sensabaugh The Pleasure was all mine!
It was Great to finally meet Brittsense, we chatted about exactly what I thought we would chat about Our People,our community & how can we make it better.She inspired me through her imagery that accurately depicts the state of our black communities here in Oakland and abroad. I simply say Thank you Sis! for allowing me & the rest of the world to share your Journey through your Lens. Powerful!!! #brittsense
Union Square SF,= Jazz on the Corner:Happy New Year! 2016 Will be Great! Document your Life.... [ O ] photo:b.malik
Friday Dec 18th Me and DJ HeyLove*(www.djheylove.com) took in a much needed HIP HOP show @ the New Parish in Oakland,Ca. The Show was crazy Dope & GhostFace Delivered as though I was listening to that shit in the car! Long Live The WU-Tang Clan.........Photography by Bryon Malik (www.rsvpeventphotography.com)
I really Enjoy working with my Queen Dj Heylove* aka Melissa Rae we often end up in places we could never imagine being without our creative spirits aligned with the universe & for that I say Thank you UNIVERSE! DJ Heylove* Provided the Tunes for a Do Good Events Production,The Benefit was to raise awareness & money for a non-profit origination by name of Namaste Direct:: click here for the story (http://namastedirect.org/our-story/)
We had a blast in the name of a great cause empowering & supporting low income women become entrepreneurs in Guatemala.Here are a few images from our Day @ the famous Mullins Bar & Grill @ the Ritz-Carleton Half-moon Bay.
Eye*Spiration of the day.......
We cannot continually barricade ourselves under some falsified idea of race, because our idea of blackness and race is simply reactionary. Africans didn't walk around Africa being black and proud, they walked around proud.
Oakland Music Festival 2015::Hats,Beards & Tattoos & Other Town Happenings Photo's By B.Malik....Inspired by G.