During a Maori welcoming ceremony in Rotorua, New Zealand, North Island, this man stepped forward and sang the sweetest, most dulcet toned song, filled with emotion that played out on his face

Just a retired old guy who loves looking for an eclectic mix of subjects to photograph, from people, to places, to concepts, and enjoys all aspects of the hunt, the find, and the shot, plus dabbling in the post production.

“No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist”
Oscar Wilde

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  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Strattonover 1 year ago

    You really captured the mood, Phil. Good one. :-)

  • thanks pete,
    he went from very animated, hopping up and down to this soulful look

    – phil decocco

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 1 year ago

    Powerful image, Phil

  • shulie
    he had the aweetest voice, too, one wouldn’t have expected from such a large guy

    – phil decocco

  • Thomas Barker-Detwiler
    Thomas Barker-...over 1 year ago

    See the features page HERE

  • thomas a twofer!! Thanks much!

    – phil decocco

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