Stunts & Stills Photowalk

Complimentary Photowalk with Ben Franke

Capture movement while chasing light in an action-packed parkour photowalk with Brooklyn-based photographer, Ben Franke along with local athletes.



Complimentary Leica-on-Loan Program

Experience the photowalk through the lens of a Leica. A photo ID, credit card, and SD card are required to participate. Leica cameras and lenses are offered on a first-come, first-served basis at the Leica tent (entrance of Photoville). Arrive 15 minutes earlier to secure a loan. Limited to only 20 participants.

Registration for the photowalk is required.

Event Safety Guidelines

Please note, that we require everyone, regardless of their vaccination status, to wear a mask while participating in our Photoville Community Day workshops, tours and family activities. We reserve the right to ask anyone to leave if they are not wearing a mask, are not practicing a reasonable amount of social distancing or are conducting themselves in a way that puts other attendees’ safety and wellbeing in jeopardy.

For further information please refer to our FAQs and Safety Protocols 

Capture movement while chasing light in an action-packed parkour photowalk with Brookyln-based photographer, Ben Franke.
Date and Time: September 18, 2021 4:00 pm EST
Location: Entrance to Pier 1

Ben Franke

Presenter Bio

Ben Franke is a New York-based German/American photographer, whose work focuses on movement across a range of athletic disciplines—concentrating on parkour. His work has appeared in The New York Times, Der Spiegel: Wissen, GEO, The Red Bulletin and he has worked with companies including Kenneth Cole, Red Bull and Samsung, among others.

Presenting Organization


Leica represents a union of craftsmanship, design and experience. It is a beautiful collision of art and engineering, and the future of form and functionality. Leica Camera, headquartered in Wetzlar, Germany with a second production site in Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal, is an internationally operating, premium-segment manufacturer of cameras and sport optics products. The legendary status of the Leica brand is founded on a long tradition of excellence in the supreme quality and performance of cameras and lenses, and the iconic images that artists and photojournalists everywhere captured with them. For more information about Leica visit, or follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.