These Pictures of Happy Black People Will Instantly Brighten Your Day

In a world where the portrayal pf Black people in the media is not always postive, it's refreshing to stumble upon the work of photographer Andre L. Perry, whose mission is to capture the joy Black people experience every day. Plus, we just found the best holiday gift ever!

1 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

2 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

3 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

4 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

5 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

6 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

7 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

8 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

9 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

10 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

11 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

12 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

13 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

14 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

15 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

16 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!

17 of 17 Andre L. Perry

Black people love on each other, we travel, we laugh, and we live our lives to the fullest, and Andre captures it all in his first book, a coffee table book called Happy Black People, which will make the best last-minute holiday gift ever! You can a copy here, just in time to make someone's Christmas!