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Locals play checkers on a make-shift game board. Nueva Gerona, Isla de la Juventud, Cuba. The man in the foreground was a character and a half!

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SOLD: 1 Greeting Card to Public Buyer (Thank you!)

FEATURED in “50+ Group” Sept 2010
FEATURED in “The Weekend Photographer” Sept 2010
FEATURED in “Street Photography & Photojournalism” Sept 2010
PUBLISHED in “The Weekend Photographer” Magazine!!!
FEATURED in “Cuba Libre” Oct 2010
FEATURED in “High Quality Images” Nov. 2010
FEATURED in “Sold” Jan. 2011

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Valerie Rosen is a social documentary photographer, best recognized for her evocative portraiture from the streets of India and Nepal. She and her camera gear are currently based in her native Montreal, Canada, working as a freelance portrait and events photographer and private photography coach. Please send a bubblemail for inquiries. Thanks for visiting!

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  • saseoche
    saseocheabout 4 years ago

    Great shot!

  • so glad you like it! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Kylie  Sheahen
    Kylie Sheahenabout 4 years ago

    Fantastic catch Val! :))

  • hi kylie!! thank you! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • TraceyR62
    TraceyR62about 4 years ago

    love it and the old checker board!

  • isn’t it great! thank you so much, tracey! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • photosbytony
    photosbytonyabout 4 years ago

    Another great image. He looks like a character! Tony

  • hey tony! honestly, i forget what he was saying to me, but he was a bit of a nuisance! permission to take pics was my reward! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • SPFisher
    SPFisherabout 4 years ago

    beautiful candid – love the light in this shot!

  • thank you, simone! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Bumchkin
    Bumchkinabout 4 years ago

    great shot!

  • thank you, bumchkin! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Virginia Kelser Jones
    Virginia Kelse...about 4 years ago

    Great street photography!

  • thanks so much, virginia! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBabout 4 years ago

    September 11, 2010

  • wonderful! thank you, teresa! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...about 4 years ago

    Wonderfully captured – Congratulations on the feature.

  • very kind of you! thank you! ;-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • cathymarberry
    cathymarberryabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful shot…..a lot of character.

  • thank you so much, cathy! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

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