By Joane Amay
â€œI picked up my first camera at age 16 and Iâ€™ve never looked back,â€ says photographer Marc Baptiste. The Port-au-Prince, Haiti native has since shot luminaries such as Shakira, Idris Elba and Jada Pinkett Smith as well as the Obamas.
However, shutters and lenses arenâ€™t the only tools that ignite his passion. â€œI am a very visual person and anything new that catches my eye I have to have,â€ admits Baptiste, who lives in New York City with his wife and twin daughters. Hereâ€™s his take on his latest favorite tricked out contraptions.