16 March '09 -- Certain people have facial characteristics or expressions which make them ready subjects for portraiture. This shot was one in which I had to be quick on the draw. While sitting in my cab waiting for a fare at the Columbus Circle taxi cue, suddenly he came walking toward me on the sidewalk. The juxtaposition of his countenance with the softness of the baby creates, I think, a dramatic effect.
Labels: babies, beards, parents and children, portraits