Jake Salyers

Film and Photography

Brooklyn-based Freelance Photographer and Filmmaker

Telling stories about real places and people, their work and lives

Inquires: Jake@Jakesalyers.com


Photography

 

   From Fiji to Alaska, Jake has photographed all over the globe. Capturing photos of cheetahs in the Serengeti or camel races in Oman, Jake's images speak to a vibrant but challenging world.

Landscape

Travel

Wildlife

Music

Spaza Life:

A photo exhibition on the segregated lives of Cape Towns townships. Where tradition and modernity wrestle, a community struggles.


 

Film

Featured:

Does your attitude match your aura? 

Brooklyn, NY: A Time Lapse

Thembile Nhokwana alias Gus alias Duma owns Dumas Falling Leaves a tavern in Gugs. For over 50 years Gus was a double bass player who played with all the great names. He reminisces about life under apartheid, how township jazz developed and the love of his life.
 

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