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Older man standing inside a shop Santa Marta Cuba | Photo Art Print

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Inside View of Cuban Barber Shop with Local Men

In Santa Marta, Cuba, the sun's warmth contrasts starkly against the shadowed interior of a local barbershop. As I pause at the threshold, the open double doors reveal a scene steeped in casual, daily intimacy. A man in a white T-shirt who catches my eye stands just inside, facing the darkened room where a few locals are settled comfortably in chairs, immersed in their surroundings.

This shop's exterior walls are a testament to their history, with their green paint flaking away to expose the underlying layers. Such textures offer a palpable sense of the passage of time, enhancing the photograph's depth. The fading image of an old-style barber pole painted on the wall hints at the building's service to the community, anchoring it in a rich, cultural tapestry.

With its blend of light and shadow, old and new, activity and tranquility, this place is a slice of life here, the human experience. It's about simple yet profound moments of connection and routine. My focus isn't just to capture the scene and absorb the quiet stories and the unspoken histories that unfold within this small frame. Each element—from the textured walls to the relaxed postures of the men—crafts a detailed portrayal of life in this Cuban town.

© Dan Kosmayer, 2018

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Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 30-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 30 days if needed.

The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.

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As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.

Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!

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