Friendly People by Valerie Rosen

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…on the volcanic ash sand covered beach in Puerto San Jose, Guatemala.

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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  • John44
    John44over 3 years ago

    Picture postcard pefect!!!!!!!!

  • thanks so much, john! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Bruce  Dickson
    Bruce Dicksonover 3 years ago

    Excellent … great flow, perspective and color

  • thank you, bruce! i didn’t even know them! they just got all excited when they saw the camera! when does that ever happen?!! lol! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 3 years ago


  • thank you so much, shulie! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Gretchen Dunham
    Gretchen Dunhamover 3 years ago

    Fun shot! Love the little diva striking a pose. :)

  • lol! so cute, eh! the amazing thing is they saw my camera and just started waving! it was really quite funny! when does that ever happen?!! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Gordon Taylor
    Gordon Taylorover 3 years ago

    Happy kids, I love it! Excellent shot Val!

  • thank you, gordon! it was so nice to see! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • LouJay
    LouJayover 3 years ago

    how joyful and exuberant!

  • thanks, lou! it was a lovely moment to capture! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • JudyBJ
    JudyBJover 3 years ago

    i love all the smiles and livelyness

  • it was so nice to see! not to typical at the beach here, at least for my camera! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • buttonpresser
    buttonpresserover 3 years ago

    So full of life

    Great shot Val

  • they were so great! didn’t do a thing to get them so excited! a really nice beach moment! thanks, dave!! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • photoart222
    photoart222over 3 years ago

    No matter where you travel …kids are kids…poor or rich…such a great and inspiring image…I just LOVE the way you are able to capture the emotions of the people you photograph…You can not teach that

  • João Figueiredo
    João Figueiredoover 3 years ago

    Funny and very god shot! This would be a sales success on the stock photography market… :)

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