This Incan woman held up a baby lamb, hoping it created a photo op worth a few coins in Urubamba, Peru. Taking advantage of the opportunity, I shot the image and dutifully added to her coffers.

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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  • lynn carter
    lynn carter4 months ago

    sweet shot xx

  • thanks lynn
    on that rope she had a baby llama too

    – phil decocco

  • vette
    vette4 months ago

    Awesome capture Phil. I hope this little guy finds his Mom or a place to mature. Thanks to people like yourself, helping others really makes a difference. Susan

  • susan,
    thanks for stopping by and for your comment, much appreciated and valued

    – phil decocco

  • RobynLee
    RobynLee4 months ago

  • Karen  Helgesen
    Karen Helgesen4 months ago

    Amazing, Phil….such a beautiful and candid portrait!

  • karen
    I really appreciate your support and comment….thanks for that!

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Stratton4 months ago

    Nice one, Phil. Q: What is with all the hats that don’t fit? Several of your pictures show this. :-)

  • Pete
    When the Brits were there in Peru, they wore the classic bowler hats. A large order came undersized for kids’ heads. The Brits gave them to their domestic help (Peruvian women) ….and the tradition began

    – phil decocco

  • lezvee
    lezvee4 months ago

    A lovely colourful lady – and a resourceful one too by the sound of it.

  • Lesley. Thanks for your on going support and comments!

    – phil decocco

  • Thubakabra
    Thubakabra4 months ago

    Nice shot!

  • T
    Thanks for that!

    – phil decocco

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