Lifestyle

The Credit Controversy

“Give credit where credit is due.” It’s a simple enough concept, and one that we hear everyday. We can all agree this is a fair and ethical rule. But when, exactly, is credit due? If you ask Danny Brown, one photographer who produced a concert photo he recently posted on his Instagram, was not due […]

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Graffiti Arts, Video

WATCHxWITNESS Captures a Futura Mural in the Making

It’s not every day you come across a legend, let alone a gawdd, but that’s what happened when photography duo WATCHxWITNESS were trolling around New York City, only to come across graffiti/street art master Futura working on a new mural on the iconic Houston and Bowery corner in Lower East Side. The duo documented the […]

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Lifestyle, Media

The SNAP!PRO iPhone 6/6S Case Is A Mobile Shutterbug’s Dream

With mobile photography now becoming a viable off-shoot of traditional professional photography, the assets and technology needed to support this burgeoning trend have been stepping up their respective capabilities. Enter the SNAP!PRO from Bitplay Inc. Capitalizing on the success of last year’s SNAP!6 case release, the SNAP!PRO boasts a robust list of newly-added features that […]

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Lifestyle

Joyriding With olloclip

We recently got our hands on the new Active Lens for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus from olloclip and immediately knew how to put it to good use. Joyriding through the sunny shores along Pacific Coast Highway was our perfect idea of letting the Active Lens’ Ultra-Wide and Telephoto lenses do their premium duties. Besides […]

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Lifestyle, Media, Video

Peep This: olloCollective Member – Estevan Oriol

Celebrated urban lifestyle photographer and director, Estevan Oriol, was recently highlighted by leading mobile photography accessory outfit, olloclip, as a member of their olloCollective team comprised of respected creative notables. In the short clip, we get a succinct overview in Estevan’s own account, summarizing his rise to the top of the industry and also how […]

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Events, Lifestyle

Olloclip ‘s 4-in-1 Lens Got Me Feeling Some Type of Way

Photography is easily one of the most underrated art forms known to man — or at least the platform that is the most taken for granted. Present to folks a high-definition camera nestled in their cell phones and a medium where they could share makeshift photos with their friends and voila, you have a “photographer.” […]

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Lifestyle

#WILL: Soulection’s @andrepower

First it was Facebook, then it was Twitter, where words were the predominant means of communication across said platforms. Through Instagram, visuals have slowly but surely taken precedence. Instagram allows for creative expression and storytelling through the most minute everyday lens. Here at The 5th Element Magazine, we want to highlight some the most entertaining, […]

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Lifestyle, Media

#WILL: UPXUNDR’s @jonislike

First it was Facebook, then it was Twitter, and where words were the predominant means of communication across said platforms, through Instagram, visuals have slowly but surely taken precedence. Instagram allows for creative expression and storytelling through the most minute everyday lens. Here at The 5th Element Magazine, we want to highlight some the most […]

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Issues

Ja Tecson x GypsyOne at KICKS Sole Provider

Last week after Behind the Hustle at the Montalban we headed over to Sole Provider in Brentwood to peep out the Ja Tecson x GypsyOne event. The spot was lively from the start, Sole Provider managed to pack the store and sidewalk with everyone. The walls were filled with Ja Tecson’s collaborative photography work with […]

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