Conch Shell Salesman

Posted by Yonatan (New York, United States) on 9 January 2010 in Documentary & Street.

It's cold out there!

With the frigid temperatures outside, I thought it would be a nice change to post a picture of warmer days and even warmer climates. This was taken on my vacation to Jamaica in May of 2009. This gentleman would sit out on his surfboard all day and try to get your attention to try and sell you a conch shell. While I appreciate that he was trying to make a buck in a country with extreme poverty, his business tactics did get old quick when you are just trying to enjoy the beautiful ocean.

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Olympus E-510
1/200 second
F/5.6
ISO 100
150 mm

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