Wordless Wednesday: Shatterproof Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - June 22, 2010 The water bottle is a flask for this solitary man on the steps of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine early Saturday morning.Wordless Wednesday Wordless Wednesday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments imac2:18 PMNow thats a shot with feelings.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplysgreerpitt2:20 PMone would like to imagine it contains apple juice, but probably not.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd6:02 PMhis body posture says volumes...great shot and captionReplyDeleteRepliesReplySueann6:04 PMWhat a poignant photograph!!HugsSueAnnReplyDeleteRepliesReplySylvia K7:31 PMA photo that speaks volumes! Very poignant indeed! SylviaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyblog with no name8:32 PMMakes me wonder who he is and what went wrong along the way... something very familiar with that picture...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown8:34 PMGood shot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous9:04 PMthis shot speak a thousand word without a word. BEAUTIFUL.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures9:44 PMHard hitting photo, Sandy. Well sen and captured.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycolleen10:06 PMYou could write a story with this one. Tea, beer, or urine??ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyamandab10:35 PMA very moving image. Again, you'd like to hope that it is apple juice, but we all deal with things in our own way ...Thanks for stopping by :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAVCr8teur12:09 AMSad, but a well-captured image to give the audience an emotional connection.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDianne - Bunny Trails12:43 AMWhat a sacred and moving photo, Sandy. Well done.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplytigerfish12:59 AMLooks like a sad photo though it is just the back view.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycatsynth1:01 AMThat is a powerful image. Sad, but also very stoic.I am contrasting it with the previous article about the St. John the Divine (which I have seen many times when I was in NY).ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio1:13 AMA very moving image, Sandy. I wonder what he is thinking about in his sadness.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyIndrani1:15 AMBent with age and worries... very touching.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown1:52 AMI feel sorry for him, but what if that water bottle is now his toilet? ew!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMa.links1:52 AMA perfect shot that truly tells a story and makes you feel things. Love it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarolyn Ford2:28 AMBeautiful shot and something to think about for those of us viewing...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLifeRamblings2:49 AMwhat a moving photo. hope he'll be able to overcome his sadness in good time.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRegina 3:00 AMGreat capture Sandy. Looks like he is a praying.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnn, Chen Jie Xue 陈洁雪3:03 AMhe looks dejected,wonder if he is waiting for some one to open the church door so he can talk to him.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyZuzana3:55 AMThat is just so sad, we see it here too...xoReplyDeleteRepliesReplyeileeninmd5:03 AMVery Sad, but a well captured photo, Sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycaite6:52 AMa poignant photo..nice.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyYogi♪♪♪7:41 AMThat is just so sad. Great photograph.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRobin7:58 AMI hope he's feeling better than he looks, he seems to have the weight of the world on his shoulders.-----------------------------------My photography is available for purchase - visit Around the Island Photography and bring home something beautiful today!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBeth F9:02 AMPowerful photo. Wow.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown9:14 AMgreat dramatic shot sandy!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown11:35 AMi pity the old man. Mariposa's WW!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow2:09 PMI pity his poor soul. Such a sad statement.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAndree8:35 PMHi, Sandy! How''s things? I'm still getting used to this new and wonderful life. I still am having trouble writing haiku for OSI, tho. But it'll come back.Your photo is so sad. He looks so lonely and forgotten. It's a beautiful study in urban life.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver10:27 PMPowerful photograph.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKay1:18 AMIt's amazing how much feeling you've captured in this powerful photo.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAscenderRisesAbove1:51 AMa sad and lonely feeling. you can tell he has had some life already lived.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMaria2:03 AMI wonder if that's in Connecticut...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyhttp://graceolsson.com/blog5:47 AMNICE PORTRAIT...FULL OF FEELINGShttp://graceolsson.com/blog/2010/06/fotografia-e-uma-artephotography-is-an-art/ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia3:23 PM...........SIGH......ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown8:57 AMyou know, I like to think he's just resting in the arms of .There on the steps.... drinking the waters of as you say.He does look like he is praying.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous12:48 PMThis is a stunning photograph. The hunch of his back speaks volumes.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHilary3:37 PMThat aches.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.