A Study of Legs in 11 Parts

Part 1 - Introduction and Prep Day.

For one month during the transition between winter and spring of 2009, Atsushi "Jima" Nishijima photographed the legs of unsuspecting women walking the streets of Midtown Manhattan during his lunch break in this series of short movies.

A movie by Jim Helton jimmyhelton.com/
Words and Photographs by Atsushi Nishijima jimagraphy.com
Sound Mix by Dan Flosdorf
Music by Fredric Chopin "Scherzo No.1 In B Minor, Op.20"
Special Thanks to Davi Russo who helped inspire this project
Special Thanks to Liz Mason who always helps us finish things

Still Photography - Canon 5d mk2 with a Vivitar 500mm Mirror Telephoto lens
Motion Photography - B&W Super 8 Nizo rephotographed with a Sony EX-1
Additional motion shot with Canon 5d mk2
© Jim Helton, Atsushi Nishijima 2010

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A Study of Legs in 11 Parts

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For one month during the transition between winter and spring of 2009, Atsushi "Jima" Nishijima photographed legs walking the streets of Midtown Manhattan during his lunch break in this series of short movies.

11 Parts, 23 Days (including Prep Day).

A…


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For one month during the transition between winter and spring of 2009, Atsushi "Jima" Nishijima photographed legs walking the streets of Midtown Manhattan during his lunch break in this series of short movies.

11 Parts, 23 Days (including Prep Day).

A movie by Jim Helton - jimmyhelton.com
Words/Photographs by Atsushi Nishijima - jimagraphy.com
Sound Mix by Dan Flosdorf

Special Thanks to Davi Russo who helped inspire this project
Special Thanks to Liz Mason who always helps us finish things
© Jim Helton, Atsushi Nishijima 2010

Still Photography - Canon 5d mk2 with a Vivitar 500mm Mirror Telephoto lens
Motion Photography - B&W Super 8 Nizo rephotographed with a Sony EX-1
Additional motion shot with Canon 5d mk2 and Nikon d90

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