My name is Aldo Chacon and I am a Mexico City born, Los Angeles based photographer. I have been traveling and living in many different cities for the past 12 years. I've lived in Europe, the US and Mexico and this has allowed me to...
Focus:Photographer, Advertising, Street Art, Politics, Entertainment, Documentary, Creative, Creative Director, Art Director, Portraiture, Conceptual, Culture
Skills:Research, Copy Editing, Image Archiving, Digital Printing, Food Styling, Sports, Audio Recording, Photo Assisting, Color Correction, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premier, Book Layout/Design, Set Design, Photo Editing, Mixed Media, Web Design, Editorial Design, Branding, Art Direction, Character Design, Costume Design, Multimedia Production, Photojournalism, Print Design, Video Editing, Film Photography
In the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, a small shoe repair shop remains standing amongst new building developments and luxury apartments. The owner, a local native, inherited the business from his father who also used to be a cobbler. With much effort his father built several Shoe Wizz locations across the city but a family dispute divided the business leaving only one Shoe Wizz standing, the first store they ever founded.
These are some snapshots of the daily life at "The Shoe Wizz"