CA: Who is King Texas? I am a guy who likes to have fun, loves his mother, takes photographs, loves film (medium format), and loves building connections with people. I’ve also switched from whiskey to tequila. CA: How did you get into photography? I started actively taking photographs after I dropped out of college. I stumbled onto the punk/hardcore scene at CBGB and took 35mm photographs of some bands I knew. I also was a part of a band and went on the road. After CBGB close
CA: What does INVTBL stand for?
INVTBL: It stands for “Inevitable”. It comes from my chest tattoo that reads “ Inevitable Pain Optional Suffering” to remind me not to dwell on the things that may hold me back. CA: Tell us how you picked up the camera and started taking pictures?
INVTBL: I always had social anxiety growing up so, as sad as it sounds, I could only be involved in hobbies that didn’t require me to socialize. Going out by myself taking pictures made the most sens
CA: How do you get the name Castle?
PC:My old instagram got reported and deleted which made me have to choose a new username. I decided to use my last name (Castillo) as my instagram name. In Spanish, Castillo means Castle and my username was citizen castle. After a while, I decided to leave it as Castle and everyone started calling me that. CA: What led you to get into photography?
PC: I have always been an artistically inclined person from a young age. I was always involve
CA: What caused you to get into photography?
DG: I honestly don’t even know anymore. I guess one day in my studio art class I got fed up with drawing portraits and decided to take them instead. CA: How did photography make you see the world differently?
DG: I have a problem now. Once the light hits something I feel like I have to take a picture of it. My selfie to random object ratio in my photo stream is embarrassing. CA: What do you do to improve on your craft? Techniques
CA: What made you get into photography?
DO: I got into photography when I was pretty young, around the age of 13. I was pretty good with Photoshop and started out taking photos of my friends and then editing them. I got my first DSLR about a year later and things just went from there. Photography and design have become mediums through which I can express myself and my creativity. There’s nothing quite like the feeling of getting the perfect shot. CA: How does photography make