The Construction of A Black President from Craig Carpenter on Vimeo.

Ryan Murdock, director of the excellent documentary film, “Bronx Obama” discusses his motivations behind making it and how he feels the country may be different after his Presidency.

Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings headlining the Green Stage, Day 1 at Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Liana La Havas performing on the Green Stage during Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert Photography by Craig Carpenter

Zoe Kravitz, lead singer of Lolawolf performing at Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Valerie June performing at AfroPunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Fishbone performing at Afropunk Fest 2014. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Kandace Springs performing at Afropunk Fest 2014, Brooklyn, NY. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter

Liam Bailey performing during SummerStage in Central Park 8/10/14. Concert photography by Craig Carpenter.

Chris Turner appearing as guest vocalist with The Revive big band at SummerStage in Central Park, 8/3/14, Concert Photography by Craig Carpenter