Bosalnim*

June 4, 2016 / 2 comments

My recent trip to South Korea was one flood of impressions.  Of  biblical scale, pardon the controversy. While I still have to digest my discoveries, to sort out my photographs and thoughts, a few characters I met stand out. They, in their own way, represent and form a complex face of Korean Buddhism I went…

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Graduation Day

July 4, 2015 / 0 comments

Today, Saturday June 26th, is Irene’s big day. Today, she graduates from a Taipei school with a bachelor degree in international business. Today, Irene is all smiles and happiness as the picture shows. She must be hot in the black robe and the hat. It’s 38°C outside and even hotter inside the crowded Sun Yat…

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Joseph the stranger

story makes a story or Joseph the stranger

May 23, 2015 / 4 comments

Some (long) time ago i posted the story when we first met. Joseph was curious why i wanted to take a picture of him and i promised to bring him the printed portrait. Life is too busy and I did not noticed that almost half a year passed since we met. last week i just did…

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mr “have time”

February 8, 2015 / 3 comments

It was very usual winter day for Eilat – very sunny but cold in shadowed places because of the wind blowing from the mountains. The city was surprisingly empty and open for my observation. I desided to return back to the hotel by walk and somewhere in the middle of my way (like 2.5km from…

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Tzipi the lady-bus driver

January 29, 2015 / 3 comments

Eilat, our bus from the hotel to local Airport. a few seconds i was in some dilemma when I entered the bus and saw her – to ask or not to ask. the bus is full of co-workers and most of them do not have idea that i take pictures especially of strangers, so i was in the…

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ali – the king of dates

January 20, 2015 / 9 comments

i met him on my way from Jerusalem to Dead Sea. his dates shop looks very tasty and original – dates everywhere, 26 kinds at the same time. i’m huge lover of dates so i can try and try and try again without any pause and to listen his stories about everything – his hard work and…

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unknow stranger

unknown stranger

January 16, 2015 / 7 comments

i don’t know his name. i often saw him in this old and repaired furniture store but i never spoke with him. he always looks a little bit sad. or tired. or maybe both. once i asked him for the portrait – you know this indication with a finger on the camera that said “can i take…

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