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 Friends of the Los Angeles River (FOLAR) organizes an annual cleanup, where brave volunteers venture into the water to pick up trash that accumulated over the last twelve months.  I was commissioned by FOLAR to document the 2017 cleanup.
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Bourgeoisie Trash
Posing By River Trash
Michael From NoLa 1
 These were found a few feet away from one another on the bank of the River.
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The high Schoolers
Dwelling 1
 A homeless woman named Mishka collects bike parts that she finds along the river.
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Michael from NoLa 2
Michael's Dwelling 2
 Documenting the river has given rise to the uncomfortable feeling that it is somehow showing us a future that we would rather not see.
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