“A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That’s why there are so few good conversations: due to scarcity, two intelligent talkers seldom meet.” Truman Capote
No one was the least bit concerned about the bloke with the camera.
Any other day and these shots would have been very hard to get.
This was one of the first shots that I got that day. A longish lens helped. They were aware of me, but they did not seem to care. I guess it helped that I was far enough away to not be able to hear.
“Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affectation, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood.” William Shakespeare
“Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.” Marcus Tullius Cicero
This lady was listening intently which gave me the opportunity to get in close enough to capture the detail.
Photo Credit: http://www.jimoneill.net/project_template.php?p=convposter
There are times when, as a photographer, you feel a bit like the Gene Hackman character. You have captured a moment in a person’s life and frozen it for inspection.