Together

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There’s not much that can be said about this except it breaks your heart.

Subway Tableau

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I’ve often found, when taking pictures in the subway, one of the best places to be is on the platform just outside an open car door right before it closes.  What’s going on here, stage left? Who knows, but the major figures are arranged as if they were in some sort of play.

 

 

Subway Crucifix?

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Maybe it’s because it’s almost Christmas? 

Apprehension

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The door of the subway car was just about to open and this couple was poised to get off. However, from the look on their faces it was not going to be a stress free experience. 

That’s the great thing about street shooting. Observing the thousands of situations in this city’s daily life that have mystery and drama to them yet can’t be fully understood.

The Orange Bag

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Of course the sleeping woman is arresting but then again the off center  splash of color is too. Initially I planned to crop the image tighter and just emphasise the figure but changed my mind after looking at it for a while. Off balance?  Yes, but then again….

A Convention of Straight Lines

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The title says it all. Maybe one can find more straight lines in a prison but the Alington Street subway stop in Boston is certainly a major contender.   

Claustrophobia Under The Red Line

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During the weekdays this is a parking lot but on weekends they lock this space. It’s at these times that the heavy geometry of the scene shows itself. And if you’re the least bit concerned about being in tight spaces, the massive rusted steel girders supporting the subway line overhead will bring on a touch of claustrophobia.

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