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Ted Szukalski

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One of the most disgusting views I come across regularly: homeless people gathering cigarette butts. These are picked up from the street or more often from the rubbish bins.

  • I am interested to know how you go getting so close to people. I would have felt I was intruding on this guy’s space getting as close as you have, but it makes the photo so much more effective this way. It also tells his story, and the social story that goes with it, much more strongly.

  • J. Austin

    Totally agree. So sad to see them doing that. As bad as taking food out of garbage cans.

  • I am interested to know how you go getting so close to people. I would have felt I was intruding on this guy’s space getting as close as you have, but it makes the photo so much more effective this way. It also tells his story, and the social story that goes with it, much more strongly.

  • J. Austin

    Totally agree. So sad to see them doing that. As bad as taking food out of garbage cans.