“Ignore the voices from the telescreen” reads one of the lines from Hidden Amongst Us’ first single “The Machine.” The song is a message to the masses. It’s a call to arms. It’s “1984.” Things are happening right in front of our eyes and out of our control leaving us with only two options. Follow like sheep or think for yourself. FUCK THE SHEEP.

It all stared with a simple login to MySpace and a picture which caught my eye. It started with this photo. Born and raised in Jacksonville Florida, this 28 year old traded in the bright sunshine for a different kind of light in L.A. Enter Tyler Shields. Probably the coolest person in L.A at this very moment. Why? Because he takes killer photographs and isn’t afraid of what he has to say, or better yet, display.