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SAMSUNG
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NX10
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1/25 second
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F/11.0
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55 mm
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100
Date Taken
Aug 6, 2010, 4:41:21 PM
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Papy Blues - 1 by BenHeine Papy Blues - 1 by BenHeine
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He is one of the best street singers in the world. That old and talented man is playing almost everyday in the centre of Brussels. He has become a living monument in the city, everybody loves him!

Please, also have a look at THIS VIDEO showing him playing 2 of his favourite songs (I recorded it yesterday!).

The above photo has been shot with the Samsung NX10, which has been provided to me by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


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For more information about my artwork: info@benheine.com
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Singing the Blues

A poem by Peter S. Quinn

A lonesome soul with nothing to lose
Just with my dreaming to burn on and on
Longing for bright days and singing the blues
Everything of yesterdays that's gone
Feelings inside that whisper so softly
And daydreaming in to its summer past
Thoughts that aggravates and want to be
Full of light view that forever shall last

Touch every string in my heart and soul
Give every breath is fullest of life
In its flames burning the unreachable
Make every feeling dark as a coal
And touches my heart to let its beat strife
Something of which is quite unteachable
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:iconamixl-fine-arts:
Amixl-Fine-Arts Sep 22, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Featured here..hope you don't mind [link] :heart:
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:iconannettttt:
oh, one of that photo when recipient at once whant to write story of persona
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:iconbabydollinthemeadow:
Oh Sweet God, I've seen him when I was in Brussels like one year ago. I recognized him immediately :3
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:iconmonicayar:
Thanks for the great song video! :aww:
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:iconmartanicolin:
MartaNicolin Apr 13, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so perfect.
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:iconsyllandy:
SyllAndy Mar 2, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
makes me happy!
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:icondrifting-musician:
So amazing... you have truly captured a moment in time with this photo. There is such expression and beauty in this image; it is truly moving. Simply beautiful! :)
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:icondeedrane:
I have just looked at the video. Which voice and which punch: The soul of the blues, the truth and the authentic one.
And then, I have a real very favorite for the picture)which you made of this not common man. Bravo!
Deedrane
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aminkzDesign Aug 30, 2010  Professional Photographer
I like this moment...
awesome...
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