Denim Inspiration: Farhad Samari and Cory Piehowicz

Stylesight’s denim team highlights two of the most inspirational photographers in the denim industry today.

Readers of the DDD may be familiar with the names Farhad Samari and Cory Piehowicz (banditphotographer), the pair of L.A.-based photographers who hold indigo close to their hearts. Both Samari and Piehowicz are known for their stunning campaign imagery with contemporary vintage brands like Rising Sun, Mister Freedom and The Flat Head as well as portraiture shots of some of the industries most notable figures.

Fans and denim aficionados will be happy to hear that both photographers have recently launched their own Instagram accounts (Farhad Samari and banditphotographer) and tumblrs documenting their work and inspirational travels around the American West. From treks to silver mines with denim legend Michael Harris, to shots with industry folks and a slew of awe-inspiring vintage finds, the pages provide a personal look inside California’s purist denim community and the daily lives of the respective names that will have indigo lovers gushing over. 

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