Do you have any stories from your taxi driver years?
“Do I?” he laughed, “I met some pretty big stars… Barbara Eden who played in, “I Dream of Jeannie“, and “Patty Duke“, he reached excitingly for his wallet and pulled out these two photos “Muhammad Ali and Evander Holyfield are two more.”
“I met ’em all. The good, the bad, and the ugly! But I loved getting to know the people!” He reflected after a short pause, “I really do love people.”
To see Ernests’ video work including behind the scenes video of the making of the Need for Speed movie in 2015, visit his Youtube page.
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*Hearts of the South is a new photojournalism project by photographer, Christina Paz Photography. Click for more of her pictures, here.*