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Celia’s Super Secret Film Shoot

This summer brings a few changes to the rooms of Cobra HQ. We needed to... View Project »

Posted by on July 23, 2012 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: brooklyn, cobra den, photography, project, tribute

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Cobra Sarah is inventing the future

Sarah is a busy Cobra. Sarah is a busy human being. Sarah is a budding sorceress in NYU’s ITP program, where she is building a better book, bedroom phototheremins, and schemes to bring you stories with all possible senses. Listen: If you want to know... Read More »

Posted by on June 4, 2012 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: art, photography

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Bearclaw’s music and pictures and poems

The Cobra ‘web site’ is a bit dusty and a little stale, like an ancient and smelly but sort of morbidly interesting garlic or lime sitting in the basket above the first floor sink in the Cobra House. BUT the ones and zeroes do not... Read More »

Posted by on June 1, 2012 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Cobra Costume Round-up

Yep. Halloween happened. I wasn’t there, but I’m including a photo of my costume because I pretty much went as Jables naked. Photos by Celia, Danny & Spike McCue. Ian as Spiderman Danny as a flasher Alicia as the most adorable person who ever lived... Read More »

Posted by on November 3, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Happy Snowaween!

From all of us Goddamn Cobras. Photos of Greg as one of Dexter’s victims, shot by Jackie.... Read More »

Posted by on October 29, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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“Small Talk”

The Jackal and I were making dinner with Danny last night, who asked if we’d ever seen Helvetica. We answered “oh yeah totally, great little doc film” just like any self-respecting 20-something artists should. Then Danny mentioned he shot portraits of the director earlier that... Read More »

Posted by on October 18, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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American Idolatry

Slap on your favorite fake tanning cream and come see Danny’s fantastic photographs at Recession Art’s upcoming American Idolatry show, taking place at The Invisible Dog in Brooklyn Heights. The opening party is Saturday, October 29th from 6pm to midnight, but the work will be up through... Read More »

Posted by on October 17, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Renaissance Skillshare, IMMORTALIZED.

Sure, it rained a little. And sure, we bought more Ball jars than we will ever need. But tell me a weekend in Pennsylvania won’t cure the city right outta ya, and you got anotha thing comin’. We froze our balls off in night pool swims,... Read More »

Posted by on October 13, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: photography, skillshare, stills

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Art of the Archive

Our very own Ms. Jackie Snow has been skimming through her photo archives from her time as a freelancer at Patrick McMullan over the past 3 years. If you ever get the chance to talk to her about them in person, the stories behind the... Read More »

Posted by on October 10, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Occupy Wall Street Podcast

I’ve been taking photos and tweeting up a storm about the #OccupyWallStreet protest down in... View Project »

Posted by on September 29, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Life In the Shadow of Auschwitz by Danny Ghitis

Hi Everyone, I’m happy to say that my project on the town of Oswiecim has been published in several places. Just wanted to share some links with you so you can see how your contributions helped make this project a reality. Thanks to you I... Read More »

Posted by on March 9, 2011 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: essay, photography, stills

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Cobra capers, solo-style

Jackie’s been experimenting with using a ring light for outdoor photography. She explains: Developed (and still used) for dental photography, [a ring light] is light that surrounds the lens and typically used for macro photography (hence, the toothy origins). Ring lights produce a distinct light... Read More »

Posted by on October 12, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: brooklyn, friends, inspiration, photography

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Sneak Peak: “The Gorges” // Celia Talbot Tobin

The very talented Celia Talbot Tobin will be showing some images from “The Gorges,” a photo-series in progress, during Goddamn Cobras Collective’s open-house as part of Greenpoint Open Studios this weekend. ‘The Gorges seeks to examine what is inherently present in humans and nature, an energetic... Read More »

Posted by on October 1, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Goddamn Cobras Collective // Greenpoint Open Studios Activities & Exhibitions

This weekend, Goddamn Cobras Collective will be slithering into our “fall season” with a multi-level, multi-medium exhibit at our space as part of Greenpoint Open Studios. GOS is this upcoming weekend’s celebration/promotion of Greenpoint visual and performing artists (check out the GOS website for the incredibly... Read More »

Oświęcim // Photo by Danny Ghitis // Land of Os

Cobra Compound/GOS Sneak Peak: Land of Oś

Photojournalist Danny Ghitis will be showing the first prints from his Land of Os series, taken in Oświęcim, Poland in early 2010. Oświęcim is the town that housed Auschwitz concentration camp between 1940-1945. Writes Ghitis: “Now in its fourt political chapter since the 1930s, Oświęcim... Read More »

Posted by on September 30, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Stills from ‘A Goddamn Western’ Shoot: Day One

Cobra friend and proud California native Conor Friedersdorf took stills for us during our first day of shooting A Goddamn Western, at American Gas & Mini-Mart in Meiners Oaks, CA. See the whole set on Flickr: Stills from A Goddamn Western Shoot: Day One >>... Read More »

Posted by on September 27, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: A Goddamn Western, photography, stills

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Cobrafornia Location Scouting, Part II

Molly, Sarah, Ian & Greg are in Ojai. EPH, Katie and Hugh are on planes. Jables and I are trying to figure out how to pack for beaches, campgrounds, mountains and more (for 3 weeks!) without having to check luggage ...... Read More »

Posted by on August 27, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

Filed under: A Goddamn Western, photography, stills, video

Meet the Petticoats // A Goddamn Western // Photo by Celia Talbot Tobin

Meet the Petticoats

The Petticoats—Lilly, Montana & Wildflower, a trio of honkytonk siren sisters making their screen debut in the Cobras’ soon-to-be-shot western—allowed Celia to photograph them in the wilds of a Greenpoint, Brooklyn backyard last weekend. Here’s a peek: Rumor has it that was the last song... Read More »

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Filed under: A Goddamn Western, photography, stills

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Responsibilities Assisting… Um… Uhhh….

YOWZA. In a pathetic attempt to check out Jetpack’s latest post on responsibilities assisting a photo shoot, we instead found ourselves drooling all over our keyboards and immediately enlarging the featured photo of her so we could save it as our desktop wallpaper.  Lucky for... Read More »

Posted by on May 20, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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Life in the Shadow of Auschwitz

Our treasured photojournalist duo, Danny Ghitis & Celia Talbot Tobin, is spending the next few months documenting post-Holocaust Polish-Jewish relations.  Inspired by a New York Times article “describing controversy over a disco that had been built within a mile of the Auschwitz”, Danny and Celia... Read More »

Posted by on March 22, 2010 // ADD COMMENT // Share: TWEET THIS | FACEBOOK | Digg it | Stumble it

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