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Cuban Folk Singers
22-DEC-2012

Cuban Folk Singers

CUBA

This man looked lost, confused, and well.... using my word forgotten. I made this image - and soon after that, in the courtyard behind him, this man became a soulful singer of ballads. An audience of many older Cubans sat listening. I understood the passion in him, but sadly, not the words.

Nikon D800
1/200s f/8.0 at 100.0mm iso125 full exif

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Jeff Real12-Jan-2014 11:58
What a wonderful story you have told here. V
Rick Bricker16-Jan-2013 04:13
I too saw what looks like a broken man....like to think now he was simply thinking about his upcoming gig.
Regardless Carol this is an excellent candid.V
Barbara Read and Fred Schaad09-Jan-2013 14:50
Great street candid. V
an nguyen09-Jan-2013 10:34
Real life beauty .
Walter O. Koenig08-Jan-2013 15:57
A strong and expressive portrait, he looks utterly dejected. So glad you added the story, so we learn that he still has the music in him. "V"
globalgadabout08-Jan-2013 15:46
a sympathetic moment this..it must have been a delightful surprise when he burst into song..V
janescottcumming08-Jan-2013 12:44
Touching text to go with this touching image. V
Gérard Koehl08-Jan-2013 05:44
Superbe. V
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