Ricky Flores’s 1980s Photos of the South Bronx

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Link: Ricky Flores’s 1980s Photos of the South Bronx – NYTimes.com

When Ricky Flores started taking pictures as a high school senior in 1980, he did what a lot of young photographers did: he photographed his friends, family and neighbors. He captured giddy, even goofy moments, of dancers in the park, teenagers on stoops and costumed children on Halloween.

In the South Bronx.

Ricky Flores’s 1980s Photos of the South Bronx