Wednesday, September 9, 2009


SEP092009, originally uploaded by colemama.

So what do you think is going on in this 'slice of life'?

The scene is downtown Naples which is primarily tourist-oriented, though locals will come out to shop and stroll, as well. The couple appear to be together (physically) sharing a bench, but apart in thoughts and conversation. What are they thinking about, talking about? What emotions appear to be evident? What values might also be conveyed?

Just another day in the life of people-watching - managed to snap this photo right before the light turned green! 8th St & 5th Ave S, Naples, FL


  1. I never quite know if I should be photographing people - sometimes I feel it is invasive. Yet they are the most interesting subjects. These two - apart yet together - the photo tells an interesting story.

  2. Judging by what he's doing, and the look on her face, the writing is on the wall - He's going to be available soon...