PALM HOOPS 2
by AUSTIN BELL
PALM HOOPS 2
In an interlude from his main court hunting grounds, Austin Bell explored the sun-drenched blacktops in his former home of South Florida, where its hallmark palms, sand, and pastel colors were never far from the hoops.
Austin Bell is a photographer from North Carolina who has shot over 2,400 basketball courts across the world, with specific focuses in Hong Kong, Puerto Rico and New York City. Austin captures them from all angles: aerially, through fences or at center court. The courts fascinate him because of their color, symmetry and ubiquity, becoming a unique lens to the places in which they are found. However, because of his terrible jump shot he prefers shooting photos to baskets.
By Austin Bell
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