From Stranger to Intimate Portrait

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All of these images were taken for the second half of Andrew Lichtenstein’s workshop From Stranger to Intimate Portrait on the Street. Going deeper into the concept of photographing a stranger – students were tasked with finding a compelling character or place and creating a portrait that gives a sense of person and place.

A woman taking wedding photos at Brooklyn Bridge Park on October 24, 2015. ©Mohamed Almannai

A woman taking wedding photos at Brooklyn Bridge Park on October 24, 2015. ©Mohamed Almannai

Colas Joseph playing football at Brooklyn Bridge Park on October 11, 2015. ©Mohamed Almannai

Colas Joseph playing football at Brooklyn Bridge Park on October 11, 2015. ©Mohamed Almannai

©Cedric Durig

Markus is seen with sweat on his forehead after a performance in a subway cart between 125th and 59th. ©Cedric Durig

©Cedric Durig

Kevin dances and leans back to the audience. Together with his friends he hits the subway for his living. ©Cedric Durig

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Head Baker at Silver Moon Bakery prepares bread for customers in the morning on October 24, 2015. ©Jake Sigal

©Jake Sigal

Head Baker at Silver Moon Bakery prepares bread for customers in the morning on October 24, 2015. ©Jake Sigal

©Hillary Eggers

©Hillary Eggers

©Hillary Eggers

©Hillary Eggers

©Daniela Constantini

Bala’s portrait taken at Union Square Park, New York, on October 23, 2015. ©Daniela Constantini

©Daniela Constantini

Street dancer performing at Union Square Park, New York, on October 23, 2015. ©Daniela Constantini

©Marcella Conti

©Marcella Conti

©Marcella Conti

Mohamed has worked at this Union Square news stand for over ten years. ©Marcella Conti

©Stephanie Kuo

©Stephanie Kuo

©Stephanie Kuo

©Stephanie Kuo

Lauren Rodgers smokes a cigarette outside her apartment in the East Village. ©Mamie Heldman

Lauren Rodgers smokes a cigarette outside her apartment in the East Village. ©Mamie Heldman

Lauren Rodgers waits for hot water to boil in her apartment in the East Village. ©Mamie Heldman

Lauren Rodgers waits for hot water to boil in her apartment in the East Village. ©Mamie Heldman

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