Saturday, November 21, 2009

ENVIRONMENTAL PORTRAIT, 270/365


From Wikipedia: An "Environmental Portrait, Theme #86, is a portrait executed in the subject's usual environment, such as in their home or workplace, and typically illuminates the subject's life and surroundings. The term is most frequently used of a genre of photography.


Inner city life in Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky. Every block. Every street. Every day. People working at living. I like the contrast of the well kept neighborhood in the background against the man walking those same streets, salvaging cans for a living. And the fence like a barrier between the two lives.

4 comments:

  1. Great find and even better image, love the processing!

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  2. A fine story shot too.

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  3. Excellent - well thought out and composed.

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