Just after ThanksTaking. I was given the insane opportunity to work for the Oscar favorite, Hidden Figures. This was my favorite image from the sum of four images. I submitted three portraits and one scene. They included the Octavia Spencer, seen above, Janelle Monaé and Tiraji P. Henson.
See the rest of the images and artists featured in the Hidden Figures Marketing team's effort Hidden Artists.
portrayed by Taraji P. Henson, is African-American physicist and mathematician who made contributions to the United States' aeronautics and space programs with the early application of digital electronic computers at NASA. Known for accuracy in computerized celestial navigation, she conducted technical work at NASA that spanned decades.
Photojournalist, professor, social agitator
Find out about her craft and community here.
Singer/Songwriter based in the DMV
Singer/songwriter, ectoplasmic crooner based in London, UK
His music can be found on Apple Music, Spotify and SoundCloud.
Singer/songwriter, actor, dancer, mover of spirits,
recently starred in the indie film, Moonlight. Monae will also star in 20th Century Fox's, Hidden Figures, due in theatres Christmas Day in limited cities and everywhere January 6, 2017.
Videographer, hip-hop artist and DJ from the DMV.
Singer/songwriter of the U.K.
His music is available on Apple Music, Spotify and SoundCloud
as played by Janelle Monae in Hidden Figures
extremely excited + equally exhausted
An attempt at understanding the construct of elitism and the misnomer "racism", in the U.S.