Hard Knock Life by phil decocco

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This man was one of many seen idling on the streets of new Delhi, India, in sixty degree weather (vesus 130 degrees in summer) shivering in the “cold”

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street portrait, indian man, hat, down and out, homeless

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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  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 2 years ago

    Another fascinating capture, Phil – superb shot and image !!

  • thanks mattie, this trip had the very best portrait type faces I’ve seen. More to come over time.

    – phil decocco

  • Sheryl Gerhard
    Sheryl Gerhardover 2 years ago

    I truly don’t envy these people’s lives. Another portrait well done Phil.

  • thanks sheryl
    I agree, there’s not much to envy about the conditions and state of lives seen there in India. thanks for your ongoing support

    – phil decocco

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 2 years ago

    Great portrait, Phil – I have a friend in California who finds 70F cold

  • shulie,
    we have some of those folks here in florida, when it hits high 60s they break out the gloves and ear muffs.

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Strattonover 2 years ago

    Did you notice his advertising, Phil? His hat says “NICE”! Good character study! :-)

  • peter, many thanks for your help and comments going forward. means a lot to me!

    – phil decocco

  • JodieT
    JodieTover 2 years ago

    Fabulous portrait – great work Phil. I would dearly love to travel to India with my camera.
    One day …..
    Looking forward to seeing what other images you picked up in your travels.

  • thanks so very much jodie,
    stay tune to this station, there will be more to come after this short commercial break……………..

    – phil decocco

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 2 years ago

    February 24, 2012

  • thanks teresa for the selection of this image. He was composed and strong to look at

    – phil decocco

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