This man on the streets of San Francisco begged me to take his picture. I took it and gave him five dollars. He was happy and I was happy. Good deal.
Nikon D800
50mm 1.4 lens


male, man, smile, teeth, homeless, san francisco, beard, black, jamaican, happy, proud

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  • Lou-Garew
    Lou-Garewover 1 year ago

    Fascinating face…he has such joy in his eyes!

  • Isn’t it amazing. The guy has nothing, well he has my five, but I have his image and this wonderful few minute friendship.

    – Thomas Barker-Detwiler

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 1 year ago

    Congratulations!!! Your image has made the TOP TEN of the
    “Faces of Character” challenge in the group, “Cover Shots!!”

  • Thank you for running this challenge, Tom

    – Thomas Barker-Detwiler

  • Thank you so much for having this challenge.

    – Thomas Barker-Detwiler

  • geof
    geofover 1 year ago

    an enterprising man – selling all he has. Glad to hear you obliged him.

  • Thank you. He was delightful and I was glad to do it. I felt that I got the best of the bargain.

    – Thomas Barker-Detwiler

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