The tired hands of a metal worker on a side street in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

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FEATURED in “Nikon DSLR Users” June 2012
FEATURED in “Art Universe” June 2012
FEATURED in “Freedom to Shine” June 2012
FEATURED in “The Woman Photographer” June 2012
FEATURED in “Shutterbugs” June 2012


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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 is currently based in her native Montreal, Canada and is available for hire as a freelance photographer and private photography coaching. Please send a bubblemail for inquiries. Thanks for visiting!

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  • Larry Llewellyn
    Larry Llewellynabout 2 years ago


  • Lucinda Walter
    Lucinda Walterabout 2 years ago


  • Mui-Ling Teh
    Mui-Ling Tehabout 2 years ago

    That actually kind of looks like statue hands. Nicely capture Val.

  • EveW
    EveWabout 2 years ago

    Brilliant Val….. A favourite for sure

  • geof
    geofabout 2 years ago

    beautiful work Valerie.

  • Marjolein Katsma
    Marjolein Katsmaabout 2 years ago

    Such a great portrait!

  • Bruce  Dickson
    Bruce Dicksonabout 2 years ago

    Excellent image … nice contrast between the cigarette and hands

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedabout 2 years ago

    06-02-12 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

  • Rickster1
    Rickster1about 2 years ago

    Hand in Hand Valerie
    Impactful Message

  • Karen  Helgesen
    Karen Helgesenabout 2 years ago

    Excellent, Valerie! I just accepted it into my group…and knew it was yours before I saw your name…

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