Old Straw by phil decocco

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This Vietnamese woman worked at her fresh produce stand, toothlessly munching on something,with pink ribbons bobbing around her straw hat. Spotted her in Da Nang

Canon EOS 1DS Mark III
1/200 sec
ISO 1600
focal length 180mm
28-300mm glass
hand held


femal portrait, hat head, vienameses woman, straw hat, toohless grin

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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  • RobynLee
    RobynLeeover 1 year ago

  • Robynlee
    always an honor to be featured!

    – phil decocco

  • lynn carter
    lynn carterover 1 year ago

    what a great character .well captured Phil xx

  • Lynn
    she was most friendly, yet stand offish. Thanks for your comment

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Strattonover 1 year ago

    You really captured her character, Phil. She looks the life she’s living. Great! :-)

  • pete
    you said that, brother, she had little but seemed ok with her lot!

    – phil decocco

  • GeorgiaPoetry
    GeorgiaPoetryover 1 year ago

    Love the detail in her face. Great capture!

  • thanks georgia for your note. She was so photogenic!

    – phil decocco

  • Al Bourassa
    Al Bourassaover 1 year ago

    Awesome candid.

  • al
    as always, thanks for your feedback and support, my friend

    – phil decocco

  • Marie Moriscot
    Marie Moriscotover 1 year ago

    Gorgeous portrait.

  • marie
    so very glad you liked this one. Thanks for your comment and for stopping by

    – phil decocco

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

    Wonderful portrait Phil.

  • thanks thomas, she was a willing subject and offered her toothless smile when I showed her this image

    – phil decocco

  • cindy50
    cindy50over 1 year ago

    Wonderful work!

  • jacqui
    thanks so very much for this feature, Much appreciated

    – phil decocco

  • faceart
    faceartover 1 year ago

  • many thanks for featuring this one. I appreciate the selection!

    – phil decocco

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

  • Thomas
    She really enjoyed rolling something around in her mouth. Thanks for that!

    – phil decocco

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