Shawn Rutkowski Photography

As a NYC based internationally published photographer, avant-garde images and unparalleled customer satisfaction are the pinnacles of my business. Inquire today at 610.621.6997 or me@ShawnRutkowski.com

Umbrellas.

"Time is the swiftest of all things, darkness covers light, light fills darkness.

"Time is the swiftest of all things, darkness covers light, light fills darkness.

“All grown-ups were once children… but only few of them remember it.” 

“All grown-ups were once children… but only few of them remember it.” 

“What makes the desert beautiful,’ said the little prince, ‘is that somewhere it hides a well…” 

“What makes the desert beautiful,’ said the little prince, ‘is that somewhere it hides a well…” 

“Well, I must endure the presence of a few caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butterflies.” 

“None but ourselves can free our minds.” 

“None but ourselves can free our minds.” 

An impromptu street portrait shoot in Williamsburg.

For the life of me,
I can not remember
What made us think that we were wise and we’d never compromise.

For the life of me,

I can not remember

What made us think that we were wise and we’d never compromise.

Mustaches and Jurassic Park.

Glasses and a button down.

Glasses and a button down.

Had the pleasure of talking with and photographing a member of the world renowned Kobra street graffiti team as they finished their latest amazing project in Williamsburg.  See some of their work on their tumblr  @ eduardokobra 

Yelling.

Yelling.

Beards and Cereal.

Beards and Cereal.

Cigarettes and Short Shorts.

Cigarettes and Short Shorts.

There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it.