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Nite Man (yeng/yang)

About the artist

The Playa in full swing. Mid week at Burning Man; music pulsates and the Playa is lite-up like the NYC skyline


My name is Michael Depraida and I earn my living as a full time independent artist. My medium has evolved from classical painting, through traditional photography and is now moving into digital and graphic art. 

 This is the first time I have ever been compelled  or desired to capture an event in a  photojournalistic manner. I am proud of this body of work, the results of my first BURNING MAN  experience . Settling for seven days with my friend Cher on the corner of FANTAIL and 150 in Van-Go, my 36 foot digital Darkroom and full time residence of the past three years. 

 On the Playa, I produced, bartered and gifted over 100 of the images displayed here. Perhaps I gave you one!

 All images here are produced and matted as archival fine art prints signed, dated and available in two sizes 
8 x 10
(11 x 14 mat)  
11 x 14
(16 x 20 mat)

Want one?  call (917) 806-0566 or E-mail

Site conceived, designed and administered by M.J. Depraida E-me
All images
copyright 2002 and Digimarc embedded. Images may not be used without written permission from the artist.