War Toys




Chronicling the process behind WAR-TOYS from the perspective of toy photographer Brian McCarty.

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Toy Shoot Day Two and Deheisheh Camp Art

My second day dedicated to toy photos went equally as good as the first, if not better. The skies turned cloudy, making for soft light and interesting textures. I started the morning by visiting a construction site of an Israeli settlement smack in the middle of an Arab neighborhood. Still not sure how I feel about the resulting shot. While a toy bulldozer was certainly at home and illustrates the work happening, unlike the other photos, it still needs some explanation. I'm not sure if the context is immediately apparent. 

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