"Especial" - Street Photography
About the image
Especial" is a meaningful and thought-provoking image capturing a poignant moment of a woman walking to work in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. The juxtaposition of the woman passing a sign that reads "Especial" or "Special" adds depth and symbolism to the photograph.
My interpretation of the image, seeing it as a reminder of how special each one of us is, is both touching and profound. In our daily routines and busy lives, it's important to take a moment to recognize the inherent value and uniqueness that resides within each individual.
Photography has the power to capture these fleeting moments and freeze them in time, allowing us to reflect upon the significance they hold. By sharing this image, I invite viewers to contemplate the concept of individuality, self-worth, and the inherent value that each person brings to the world.
The location of Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, adds a cultural and geographical context to the image. It becomes a representation of the experiences and stories found in that particular place, creating a connection between the viewer and the environment.
My photograph serves as a gentle reminder to appreciate the special qualities within ourselves and others, as well as to recognize the beauty in the ordinary moments of everyday life. It encourages us to celebrate the uniqueness that makes us who we are.
The limited edition nature of my series, with only 50 copies, adds an element of exclusivity to the images. It highlights the uniqueness and rarity of the captured scene, making each copy more valuable to collectors and enthusiasts.
Before you order
As metal print demand has grown, I only offer 7”X10” traditional prints directly from the website with a 11X14 white mat. If you prefer larger traditional print not offered on the website please contact me for pricing via text at 773-315-6842. All prints take at least 2 weeks turnaround time.