Matthew Reamer Series' Scraper Bikes are for a Positive Message

By: Carly Foy - Published: May 23, 2011 • References: originalscraperbikes.blogspot & myloveforyou.typepad
Photographer Matthew Reamer has managed to photograph some seriously badass fixie bikes in Oakland, California.

Matthew Reamer's series entitled 'Scraper Bikes' focuses on a group of bike riders who fix up bicycles and decorate them. The Scraper Bikes series is actually based on a group of individuals who are helping youth avoid gangs and violence.

"It gives them a positive outlet that is fun, educational, and promotes healthy lifestyles. The Scraper Bike Movement offers youth a sustainable group of peers that is positive and motivating," says the site.

Matthew Reamer's photography has managed to capture the true essence of these bikers. His ability to use the natural light and see the personalities of the bikers is clearly displayed through his photographs. The Scraper Bikes series promotes a positive message. Stats for Badass Branded Bicycles Trending: Older & Warm
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