My first portrait of a stranger

I will write about my last visit in Palermo and how I found very exciting shooting street photography around the picturesque streets of the city. Meanwhile I will share the photos as I develop them. I started from this one, as for me it marks my first portrait of a stranger. This girl was speaking Italian, although she was clearly not of Italian origins. She was moody that day, but when I saw her, I just had the impulse to ask her for a photo. Nothing less, nothing more, it came natural, as I was charmed by her particular beauty and her colored clothes. I didn’t want to bother her too much though, so I shot just two photos. This is the one I prefer:


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