What Inspired You to Get a Face Tattoo?

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James Koehler: It was an anniversary present to his wife. They broke up two months later.

The 17th annual New York City Tattoo Convention returned over the weekend to Roseland Ballroom (239 W. 52nd Street). Photographer Jena Cumbo asked a dozen people what inspired them to get tattoos on their faces (or necks or heads) and brings back these photos, plus others from the convention, which lasted through Sunday.

Published on March 10, 2014

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