Her face is open to all kinds of interpretations; watchful, resigned, care worn or angry. Take your pick. All of the above or none. That’s the fascinating thing with street photography. The only sure thing is that the light falling on her gives a painterly quality to the image.
Believe it or not, my wife Sarah and I have driven across America a total of 20 times. The trip, no matter route we choose, is always fascinating. Every night brings a new feeling with it. Different landscape, different accents, different cultures. This country is vast, strikingly beautiful and very diverse. Our leaders in Washington are probably at least vaguely familiar with the above….
When I go street shooting sometimes my photographs are made better by accidents. It’s not that I’m totally unaware of what I want to achieve but out of the blue comes a great detail that I didn’t see initially. In this case it’s that circle with the green G8 in its lower half. Cropping the image to a 10 x 16 format puts…
The inhabitants are a little different, but just as, or even more interesting than the folks you see walking the streets of Boston. They come in all shapes and sizes. And they never seem bothered by a camera.
Sometimes taking a break from all the tension and anger of this moment in time is terribly necessary.