Folsom St.

Folsom Street Fair is a BDSM leather subculture event held annually in downtown San Francisco. The fair started in 1984 and is the world’s largest leather event drawing in crowds of over 400,000 fetish enthusiasts. Spread out over thirteen city blocks it is one of the few remaining festivals you are allowed attend unclothed.

The following photographs offer a snapshot into the world of BDSM and leather culture and were taken during the 2015 and 2016 events.