Darryl Reid: Chaos Reigns

For the past four years I have been taking photographing the underground punk scene in the cities of Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto. I prefer to take a non documentary approach to capturing the intensity of these shows that often happen in illegal spaces (basements, warehouses etc) instead of capturing the reality of a moment as it happens I prefer to capture a heightened reality that exposes the emotions that come from experiencing this kind of music/scene.

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I am the earth./That doesn’t move./I am the earth./A fleshy stone./I inflict myself the decoration of this empty room./There’s dust in every corner.

These are portraits that I took of my girlfriend Emma.

Whether they are strangers I accidentally meet in a foreign country or they are close friends - sometimes I can not leave without taking their portrait.