Looking for food - Haiti

© Bill currier

Looking for food -  Haiti

Nikki McDonald level-classic 2/5/2010 5:25:57 PM

Just saw this in Editor's Picks, Bill. I think it is a wonderful capture -- so symbolic. I see the boy as each and every Haitian and also as Haiti as a nation. What a struggle they have ahead. The selective color works perfectly here. #1235431

Vicki Hunt level-classic 2/19/2010 1:46:57 PM

I hope this wins! What a great documentary photo! #8397095

Nikki McDonald level-classic 2/19/2010 3:56:35 PM

I could not be more pleased to see the finalist badge on this one if it was mine, Bill. Great shot, great job! Congratulations and good luck in the next round. #8397887

Anne M. Young 2/19/2010 7:33:26 PM

Congratulations - Awesome photojournalism! good luck #8398951

Bill currier level-classic 2/20/2010 4:09:34 AM

Thank you ladies for the encouragement and well wishes! Nikki the suggestion of SC through FFFC was a wonderful idea. The FFFC is a great club and I hope to get back involved soon... #8400134

Michelle Alton level-classic 2/25/2010 11:50:09 AM

Incredible winning photo, Bill. Congratulations. #8415338

Rona L. Schwarz level-classic 2/25/2010 2:15:47 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful WINNER, Bill! It is a terrific capture. #8416120

Violeta Harrington 2/25/2010 3:05:39 PM

Congratulations, Bill, for this winner! It is an image that speaks more than words. #8416316

Nikki McDonald level-classic 2/25/2010 3:10:59 PM

Congratulations on the win, Bill. Violeta is right -- this is a very powerful capture. #8416323

Anne M. Young 2/25/2010 7:30:02 PM

Congratulations on this super winner! #8417004

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 2/25/2010 10:14:45 PM

A wonderful documentary capture, Bill. CONGRATZ on getting into the Winners' Circle!!

UB. #8417191

Bill currier level-classic 2/26/2010 2:19:14 AM

Thank you all so very much for your words of encouragement and congratulations. You are so very kind! Please continue to keep the people of Haiti in your thoughts and prayers. Their recovery will take many many years. #8417480

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) level-classic 2/26/2010 2:52:42 AM

Congratulations big time Bill on your wonderful win......I also agree its a powerful image and you have done a fantastic job on it I'm really pleased for you ;-) #8417542

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 3/30/2010 11:40:59 PM

Congratulations Bill on your Win!!!!


Dominick #8499201


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Description

This photo was taken in Feb 09 in Haiti. The boy is climbing into a slaughterhouse looking for pieces of discarded meat for his family. Even in the best of times Haiti offers a very hard life.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 1.00, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70

Uploaded on 1/22/2010 2:47:30 AM

Keywords: #boy #haiti #red #rule of thirds 
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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