Direct / Indirect


1-dscf2718-bwA couple crosses the street at the National Mall, Washington, DC, March 2016. There is something intriguing, for a street photographer, in someone’s looking directly into the camera. She looks, biting her lip slightly, and that small bit of engagement makes the photo for me. Adding to his is her escort’s cool detachment from the camera. Their energy works well together and separately, and makes for a memorable candid portrait.