JASON HANASIK, 29, SAN FRANCISCO
What excites you most about photography? I like to look. I mean really look at things. Actually, let’s just call it what it is, I like to stare. When I was young, my parents would take my sister and I to the boardwalk and we would hang out on benches and just watch people walk around, get arrested, pick each other up, etc. Photography gives me the ability to stop all that action and just...
ROMKE HOOGWAERTS, 20, NEW YORK
What got you interested in photography? I don’t remember. I don’t think there was an inciting moment, that innate curiosity for photos was always there. At first, Mossless Magazine only showcased a photographer’s image with credit, then a few words, then a proper interview. What made you want to know more about the person behind the photograph? I was a little disappointed with the...
NATHANAEL JONAS TURNER, 23, NEW YORK
What got you interested in photography? As a kid I would collect things. I had a rock collection, spider collection, fungus, shells, ect. My mom gave me a small camera when I was 11, and I guess that’s when I stopped collecting physical objects and started photographing things that I couldn’t gather or catch and store in a small box. It was just another way for me to collect things. I...
EMILIANO GRANADO, 33, NEW YORK
What got you interested in photography? I didn’t pick up a camera until I was 25 or so. I had been working at an ad agency after college and hated it. I needed some sort of hobby or something to learn to keep my mind working. My job was close to the International Center of Photography, so I started taking photo classes after work. One class and I was hooked. I went through 2-3 years of...