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Ted Szukalski

Gallery of fine art photography.

Shoe shine at the fountain


In most cases when you see a person cleaning their boots in public you may assume a doggy do accident. That was actually the first comment I received when I have shown this photograph. However, at that time I have realised I have never seen a stray dog in Sydney’s CBD.

So what is this man doing? I’m sure using fountain water is not exactly a good shoe shine practice.