Life seeing, by Bruno
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bruno.borges is the photographer responsible for Picture of the Day this Wednesday. This one is from 2008 and shows an elderly man sitting in a chair reading something in a square. He is an interesting figure, wearing sunglasses and one immediately wonders what he's reading and thinking. His expression gives nothing away. And there is the large ball, which appears to be metal in between the man and the palm tree trunk - triggering more questions. Bruno did not include any notes with his picture and so we are left wondering again - where is this place? I also like the strong definition in this shot. The scene is in shade and yet the face of the man is very clearly defined. The exposure is, in my opinion, spot on and focused well. This is an intriguing shot.
And you can find more of last month's POTDs here.
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