I took this as I headed down Park Row on my way to meet up with Griff.
Another Friday night. Being Summer, with the students gone, it was actually quite quiet.
Initially when he raised the flowers to his face i thought he was doing it for fun, as some kind of surreal flowers face pose. I was a little shocked when my smile was met with a scowl when i looked in behind his bunch of flowers a moment later.
A little naive of me not to expect people working cash in hand jobs on the streets at night to not want to be identified. I appologised profusely and made a point of putting the camera by my side when we bumped into him later on. That’s just one of the reasons why we need to get some business cards printed so we can easilty inform people of our intentions without the lengthy discussion (which we had maybe 6 or 7 times tonight with various people).Cards and introductions also need to be given to the various bouncers who without exception were all scrutinising our every move with suspicion…