a baby sardine saw his first submarine
he was scared as he watched through the peephole
'oh come, come, come,' said the sardine's mum
'it's only a tin full of people'
inside no. 9 - sardines
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.
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