Clicking Through the Carousel


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He never set out to be a great action photographer. “There were plenty of guys doing that already.” Rather Johnson sought to capture his friends doing what they do: surfing, climbing, camping, drinking beer. “Clicking Through the Carousel” is a compendium to Johnson’s life and the people he surrounds himself with: exotic, salt-of-the-earth, and otherwise.