Elle Ross

Photography —
  1. Vogue Living
  2. Sugar Prawn
  3. Hard and Soft
  4. An Ode to MP
  5. Luis Barragán   
  6. Present Adolescent 
  7. Common’ Vogue 
  8. Girls
  9. Boys
  10. L.A Girl 

Curation &
Art direction
  1. LON Gallery
  2. Prasizzler
  3. Spiritual Nutrition
  4. Asics 
  5. 1800 Honey Fingers 
  6. Private Residence 

Interiors —
  1. Scanlan Theodore
  2. Luna Park
  3. Diner


10. L.A Girl

I haven’t always liked Los Angeles. I despised it at first. I would spend hours bitching to like minded New Yorkers, whomst like me, had a general disdain for the place. I complained that nothing was real, everyone was fake and that it was a barron wasteland that lacked true grit. 
But after a gloomy winter spent in a rat infested 5 floor walk up in Brooklyn, I was starting to look forward to my stint in Los Angeles. I arrived and found a new sense of freedom — Blue skies, big signs, cinematic freeways and untouched retro diners. I came to love the strange severity of the place, the flat ness of it all. How everything always felt a bit not quite right, a bit ‘skewiff’ and dated. Since that formative trip I have been back every year — photographing the strange and wonderful and medicore idiosyncracities of L.A