Tuesday, 1 November 2011

Trans leg chainz

Being poor and gay in New York at the turn of the 90s wasn't all Paris is Burning drag realness, there was also a darker side to all of that fabulous, fierce and ferocious stuff, as many transvestites and transsexuals worked as prostitutes and hung around the city's meatpacking district. Japanese-born New York resident and photographer Katsu Naito began shooting photos of the trans-prostitutes he saw at the time and earlier this year finally published the pics in his book West Side Rendezvous.
from VICE magazines website

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