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© David Russell
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UploadedApril 30, 2007
TakenApril 2, 2007
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D40
Exposure1/20 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length23 mm
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A homeless man sleeps in the McPherson Square Metro station, two blocks from the White House.

12 responses

  • Eric Hart

    Eric Hart said (25 Jul 2007):

    Such a strong image. I'm glad this got published, it fits the theme so well.

  • Alex Hall

    Alex Hall (Deleted) said (6 Aug 2007):

    Interesting capture, I bet this photo could inspire a lot of discussion.

  • Mike Taing

    Mike Taing gave props (17 Aug 2007):

    phenomenal shot.

  • tarjei krogh

    tarjei krogh gave props (9 Sep 2007):

    black man,white house,rich,poor...great shot and clean composition

  • Lance Campeau

    Lance Campeau gave props (9 Nov 2007):

    This is true photography friend...

  • Donna Beeler

    Donna Beeler said (15 Dec 2007):

    I agree with Lance...this is true photography. It tells a truly sad story about the reality of homelessness.

  • Osaghae

    Osaghae said (25 Mar 2008):

    true photography indeed.....impact

  • Darian

    Darian gave props (12 May 2008):

    Being from the DC area, I know all about the contradicitions of the "worlds most powerful city"

  • James Stolzel

    James Stolzel (Deleted) gave props (24 Jun 2008):


  • Mara Schechter

    Mara Schechter said (22 Nov 2008):

    Wow, I'm from DC too, and I usually talk about homeless people sleeping a few blocks from the White House. Thanks so much for capturing this... it needs to be seen. I'm actually waking up in a few hours to do the Homeless Walkathon in DC...

  • Kevin Barron

    Kevin Barron gave props (30 Sep 2010):

    Great shot and social commentary.

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (7 May 2011):

    the best photo of this theme. The sign made it perfect

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