"Nigga In Nikes" is the 3rd Single to Arjaye Jeter's upcoming Summer Album "Chill15". The song "Nigga in Nikes" discusses how Nike sells itself heavily to African American culture using the "Air Jordan" Brand and Hip-Hop to exploit our cultures love for material things. Many have been victims of violence across America waiting in line for Nike Brand Gym shoes mainly the Jordan brand and Nike nor Michael Jordan himself have spoken on the violence showing a clear neglect to their African American consumers.
Mani F illustrates his daily and lifetime struggle and how he makes it through it. He aims to paint the picture of inspiration with the help of an instrumental that was sampled by the Fugees - "Ready or Not". Hopefully this will inspire you as much as he seeks to inspire himself.
Chicago. Our hometown. And it's simply beautiful. I love everything about this city.
That's really all I have to say. I'm at a loss for words after watching this timelapse. Those are the thoughts runnin' through my head.
Major shouts to Eric Hines. Here's some more info on how he made the video... and a beautiful Chicago GIF to boot...
Please watch in Fullscreen & HD with sound for best quality.
Cityscape Chicago is a personal timelapse piece consisting of over 30,000 still photographs shot on the Canon 5D Mark III incrementally between July and October 2012 around downtown Chicago, Illinois.
The inspiration of this piece was my fascination with the city of Chicago, particularly at night. For me, there has always been a mysterious sort of feeling to Chicago at night, so I decided to explore and capture it.