This picture really caught my attention because the photographer decided to do a close up shot, which showed all of the wrinkles and details in his face. I feel a very strong sense of unity when looking at this picture.
Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924 It is not often that one sees a hippo-drawn carriage 90 years after this photo was taken. The Barnes circus had this hippopotamus named Lotus, who doesn't look all that happy to be harnessed to the cart behind her.
I’ve been under the weather for some days so I have spent the time looking at some old shots. This one I took of a splendid Viking at a local Viking market in 2006 using a Canon IS. In fact it’s the same market at which my Salt Merchant shot was taken in