In a social media-driven society, pictures and videos are everything. Between Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, and a plethora of other social media outlets, it cannot be argued that photos still speak a thousand words. Pictures shape our perception of people we do not know and gives us a stand still glimpse into their lives. John Canon is the personal photographer for 21 Savage capturing this budding superstar’s epic and iconic moments.
In his interview with Hotnewhiphop.com Canon discusses why 21 Savage is his favorite artist to photograph, and how he is evolving and changing the perception that was initially put forth regarding the artist. John Canon also discusses his highlight of NYFW with 21 Savage at the Phillip Plein show that was stocked full of celebrities and performances. Only working with 21 for a year; Canon distinctly talks about his growth as an artist, and his longing for acceptance and love, despite his hard exterior.
Check out some of John Canons photos from NYFW: