jpbbls

hello lover

My name is Jason Pebbles.

You can call me "Pebbles," "Pebbs," "Pebbzors," "Pebbsi," or "El Pebberino," if you're not a fan of brevity.

(I've probably heard all the jokes regarding my name, but if you think you've got something new, I'd love to hear it.)

TL;DR:

I'm just a guy who's a:
photographer,
designer,
writer,
for fun.

I keep things simple;
I take criticism well;
and occasionally, I think I'm clever.

πŸ€”

green.txt v.2018-03-15 [~~~ 30% done]
  • be me;
  • born in Seoul KR;
  • adopted, raised in small town PA;
  • 4 sets of parents before the age of 4;
  • worked on lawnmowers with gramps whilst still in diapers (age 10);
  • (^age ref="joke")
  • father was a contractor; us kids (me=#2 of three) were "free labor;"
  • chopped/stacked/burned wood for the winters;
  • fairly normie rural life, but part of a 0.02% demographic.


  • 14 years old; get meningitis; acquire brain injury;
  • lose much of hearing, smell, taste, balance;
  • handwriting is different; speech is different; reading is different; learning is different;
  • can't focus; can't remember things; can't enjoy things;
  • develop "depression;"
  • "I am Jack's blunted affect."
  • honor roll student to nearly flunking;
  • teachers' worried; talked to guidance counsler;
  • start taking "antidepressants;" start seeing social worker; start seeing psychologist;
  • meds make me numb to the fact that I am already numb;
  • resume new normie life.


  • 18 years old, start job as dishwasher;
  • [begin culinary career]
  • offered cooking job at a campus kitchen;
  • worked there for 2 years;
  • did what I was told; stayed quiet; apparently did a good job and people liked me;
  • still on drugs: didn't really care about anything.
  • friend says restaurant he works at: needs cooks + pays better;
  • whatever.jpg; "have hair, don't care;"


  • 2018-03-14 05:22

> rΓ©sumΓ©.pdf v.2017-06 [opens in new window]
manifesto [v.2018-03-08] I love photography, fashion, and design and I'm not afraid to say it.

I believe that we are in the golden age of learning, growth and personal agency and that everyone has something spectacular to offer the world--I want to find it.

My vision is to utilize my passions to help people discover their callings, challenge the status quo, push themselves to new heights, and solve real-world problems.

I'm committed to diligence, excellence, and balance in all things, from technical execution to personal health, and that everything and everyone is connected and has a purpose and place in this universe.

"I will help you find your place."

"I will not be outworked."

-jpbbls
2018-03-08
technical [v.2018-03-23]

PHOTOGRAPHY

CAMERA

Pentax K-70
[24.24 effective megapixels, NO AA FILTER πŸ˜πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜‰]

LENSES

SMC PENTAX 1:1.2 50mm πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯
SMC PENTAX-M 1:1.4 50mm
SMC PENTAX-FA 1:2 35mm
MC HELIOS-44K-4 1:2 58mm
SMC PENTAX-DA 1:1.8 50mm
JUPITER-9 1:2 85mm
SMC PENTAX-A 1:2 50mm
TAKUMAR BAYONET 1:2.8 28mm
TAKUMAR (BAYONET) 1:2.5 135mm
TAKUMAR 1:1.4 50mm πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯
SEARS 1:2.8 135mm
SMC PENTAX-M 1:3.5 135mm
SMC PENTAX-M 1:4 200mm
SMC PENTAX-DA 1:3.5-5.6 18-135mm
PANCOLAR 1:1.8 50mm

TOOLCHAIN

PENTAX K-70 >
[super muted capture profile; RAW+AdobeRGB1998.JPEG]
[focus=MANUAL; exposure=MANUAL]

CAPTURE ONE 11 >
[ProPhotoRGB workspace]
[exposure correction; .TIF conversion]

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CC 2018 >
[ProPhotoRGB workspace]
[blemish removal; skin retouching; background removal/shading]

CAPTURE ONE 11 >
[ProPhotoRGB workspace]
[color correction; background shading; cropping; stylization]
[.icc conversion; output finalization; .JPEG conversion]


projects [v.2018-03-14] HAPPY BIRTHDAY - [ONGOING]

Free birthday photoshoots.

status: ACTIVE

keywords: photography, fashion, headshots, retouching, los angeles, workflow, portraiture

mediums: web, pdf, print?


BOOM.HEADSHOTS. - [ONGOING]

Quick easy headshots.
No fuss booking at $1/minute.
Processed/retouched/uploaded at end of business day.

status: ACTIVE

keywords: photography, fashion, headshots, retouching, los angeles, workflow, portraiture

mediums: web, pdf, print?


LIFE ON MARS - 2018

A photographic exploration of cross-processing and IR filters.

song inspo: The Flaming Lips - Bad Days

keywords: photography, design, los angeles, post-processing, cross-processing, workflow, portraiture, street, publishing

mediums: print, pdf, web?


BOOK OF SHARP - 2019

A collection of notes from 11 years of knife sharpening.

keywords: macro-photography, micro-photography, design, workflow, knives, sharpening, memoir, curation, publishing

mediums: print, pdf


rΓ©sumΓ© - 2018

A visual journey through 10 years of resume design/writing.

keywords: design, graphic design, workflow, curation, indesign, illustrator, publishing

mediums: print, pdf


spam? [v.2018-03-29]

Real πŸ–, not SPAM.

I'm just a dude with about 40 of my own email addresses to check.

I'm a givver πŸ’―: I mostly send out discounts and ✨FREE STUFF✨.

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