While Locher's bright and playful images give the statutes a satirical spin, the project raises a more serious point about politics: The hundreds of decisions, big and small, made every year by local and state lawmakers matter.
“I found out there wasn’t a shortage of bizarre laws," the 25-year-old photographer recalled.
In some cases, such as Massachusetts' ban on upskirt photos, she found that there were serious issues that sparked the legislation.
"I'd like to help youth value the principles of integrity and a love of God," says the mother of three.
Nowadays, Ocampo is recognized everywhere in Manila, though the bodyguards are still around. "I'm a private person." Who said banking was dull?
“There are many things that I could utilize in terms of my skills,” she said.