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Portrait of an older man relaxing in Mysore

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In this poignant black and white portrait, I capture the essence of an older man taking a moment to rest during work, his scarf wrapped around his head in Mysore, India. The photograph offers a candid and authentic glimpse into the life of an individual who is part of the dynamic and diverse tapestry of Indian culture.

The man's expression, a blend of exhaustion and contentment, draws the viewer in, inviting them to ponder the life and experiences that have shaped his character. The scarf wrapped around his head adds a layer of texture and cultural symbolism to the image, further emphasizing the importance of tradition and heritage in his world.

As an artist, I sought to preserve the profound connection between the subject and his environment, emphasizing the relationship between the man and the vibrant world that surrounds him. This visual narrative offers a window into a world that might otherwise remain unseen, showcasing the beauty and spirit of India's working class.

This photograph serves as a testament to the power of human connection and the beauty of capturing a fleeting moment in time, forever immortalizing the spirit and essence of a person through the art of street photography.

© Dan Kosmayer, 2010

All images are original and have been taken by Dan Kosmayer.

All my fine art prints are available as limited edition prints ONLY, professionally printed on Hahnemuhle fine art - archival museum grade paper. Each artwork is limited to 50 editions in each size, plus 2 artist proofs, signed and numbered on the reverse of the photograph. And it is also accompanied by a signed Certificate of Authenticity. Print only (unframed).

* If you would like a Custom size outside of these sizes, please email us, and we’d be happy to tailor it to whatever you’re after.

We ship everywhere, all over the world. Shipping rates change depending on where you are and what you order.

Your prints are carefully packaged, poster rolled, shipped & tracked to your door.

Please allow up to three weeks for the production & delivery of this print.

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