The man with...

The man with...

"The man with his shadow doubled".
This is a slightly personal picture of mine. First, I had to wait for a long time for the ideal conditions. It is possible to shoot such a scene only in few days during the year, when the light goes the right way. One needs the sun to shine (which is slightly problematic thing itself in England), there needs to be a person walking,...
Second - the person reminds me my father very much. The shape of the body, the pose when walking, the clothes, the bag...
Of course I am 100% sure it wasn´t him that time - him being hundreds miles away that time; this photo hit me very strong right after the capture.

Nikon D80 + Sigma 12-24/4.5-5.6 EX DG ASP HSM, 7/2008, London

Keywords: person, man, silhouette, shadow, road, street, black and white, street photography

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