The Borders Issue 2019
To Really Experience Life, Start Event Crashing
I wanted to feel more connected to the world around me so I spent a month in New York crashing as many parties as I could.
We Asked You to Caption This Photo and You Absolutely Crushed It
"Hold on. This just came out of the dryer..."
We Asked You to Caption This Photo and Boy, Did You Deliver
"THEY ARE MY EMOTIONAL SUPPORT VIRTUAL REALITY GLASSES!!"
Inside the Glass Studio of a Guy Who Makes $100,000 Pipes
In this week's First-Person Shooter, we gave a camera to the glass guru behind Jop Glass, a studio that makes pipes for rappers and serious smokers. The man even built a three-foot-tall baby with six arms you can smoke out of. Holy hemp!
What It's Like to Work at a Las Vegas Brothel
In this week's edition of First-Person Shooter, we gave two cameras to Alissa, a sex worker at a legal brothel in Las Vegas. She photographed the space, the ladies, and told us a bit about her unique, adults-only lifestyle.
Being a Craft Beer Brewer Is Just as Chill as You Think
In this edition of First-Person Shooter, we sent some cameras to a guy who makes quality beer at a microbrewery in Oregon. Based on his photos, we think he has one of the best jobs.
Photos of Artisanal Dildos at a Sexual Health Expo
In this installment of First-Person Shooter, we gave some disposable cameras to sex toy shop owner Zoë Ligon before she attended a sexual health expo in Brooklyn. At the convention, she snapped pics of silicon dicks, fancy vibrators, and stone-carved...
A Day in the Life of a New York City Skater
Leo Gutman took these disposable-camera shots while "riding the Milky Way of tar."
Summer Is Over, Clean Your Own Dang Pond
Photos an LA pond scum cleaner took on the job before he called his boss and quit.
Family-Friendly Photos of Life on a Tobacco Farm
For this week's First-Person Shooter, we handed off two cameras to the fourth-generation owner of a mid-sized tobacco farm in South Carolina. Smoke up!
Photos of a Day in the Life of a Real-Life Superhero
For this week's First-Person Shooter, we handed off two cameras to Citizen Saint, a self-described real-life superhero who patrols the streets of Missouri in costume, looking to help fellow citizens who may be in distress.
The Definitely-Not-Sober Faces of Guests in a Colorado Hostel
For this week's First-Person Shooter, we handed off two disposable cameras to the desk clerk at the 11th Avenue Hostel in downtown Denver. He snapped photos of a variety of guests, from "extreme stoners" and war veterans, to passers-by looking for a...