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miptog 10 3.5k 61 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 12:17AM
Please Sir, can I have some more?

Mike

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imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:18AM
Thanks Mike,

Bernie
JohnH37 10 1 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 12:22AM
Fantastic,emotional photo.Love the description.
-John
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:23AM
Thanks John,

Bernie
digipix76 9 577 England
12 Sep 2007 12:27AM
You've caught a brilliant expression here BJ, when was it taken?

Ian
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:29AM
Thanks Ian, taken in the 80s, still in that era for a few days/weeks, depends!!

Bernie
12 Sep 2007 12:33AM
Nice one
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:44AM
Thanks Ken

Bernie
Diana 9 2.0k 19 Netherlands
12 Sep 2007 12:50AM
fill that cup with courage and love..
we should never let our cups run dry
just superb

Dianna
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:52AM
Thanks Dianna, true very true, glad you got my drift..
Bernie
csr 9 3 England
12 Sep 2007 12:53AM
Nice one
Chris
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 12:54AM
Thanks Chris

Bernie
great capture ...
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
12 Sep 2007 1:40AM
I love this one. The look in his eyes makes you want to take him in for a meal.
Ty
taggart Plus
12 46 13 United States
12 Sep 2007 1:56AM
A startling image-- Do fill his cup ! with courage and love-- add some comfort and something to grow on!

Jennnn
proz 12 205 United States
12 Sep 2007 2:51AM
a cracker
Rogerex 10 32 12 Australia
12 Sep 2007 3:08AM
A good one Bernie. I like the composition, and pose.
Roger
12 Sep 2007 6:37AM
Beautifully captured bj, the grain and tones/shadow convey the feel so well, excellent work, Adrian
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 7:04AM
Thanks Sharon/Ty/Jennn/Proz/Roger/Adrian

Bernie
bliba Plus
10 2 Austria
12 Sep 2007 7:12AM
another fantastic portzrait...great expression and lyric

well done Bernie


ollie
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 7:13AM
Thanks Ollie

Bernie
firzhugh 11 13 New Zealand
12 Sep 2007 7:16AM
love the expression and pose
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 7:19AM
a very poignant image Bernie, love his little face,
Chris.
User_Removed 12 16 1 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 7:23AM
the combination work well

di
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
12 Sep 2007 7:46AM
My immediate thought Bernie was Oliver Twist. Another great image!

Albert
SandraKay Plus
9 233 4 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 8:01AM
Love that wide-eyed look. Would make a great advert for soup or hot chocolate.
Sandra
12 Sep 2007 8:03AM
Love the expression you've caught Bernie,
Fred.
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 8:07AM
Thanks all

Bernie
wyatturp 10 2 England
12 Sep 2007 8:19AM
Fab picture, well done that man,

Doug----its them eyes----------that make the pictureSmile
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 8:20AM
Thanks Doug

Bernie
Dave87 9 42 5 England
12 Sep 2007 8:44AM
Those big eyes, the hands around the empty cup, and the upwards stare, very nicely done. Smashing child portrait puts the message across extremely well.

Dave.
franken Plus
13 3.9k 4 Wales
12 Sep 2007 8:49AM
Brilliant!!

Ken
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 9:14AM
Thanks Dave/Ken

Bernie
woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 9:51AM
Excellent social comment, the sort that the Powers That Be wilfully ignore.
Bill
mrswoolybill Plus
9 948 1479 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 10:11AM
Wide staring eyes and dirty fingernails. Innocence and experience. I wonder where he is now?
Moira
BEVZED Plus
9 1.1k United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 10:12AM
That little face is old before it's time, such a powerful image


Beverley
imander 9 388 7 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 10:40AM
fantastic image and words,well done
ian
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
12 Sep 2007 10:41AM
Reminds me of the line "Hey there you with the sad face come up to my place.........."
Powerful image Bernie.
Tom.
AlanBW 10 20 England
12 Sep 2007 10:51AM
Wonderful expression, there's definitely a touch of Oliver here
riprap007 11 1.6k 37 England
12 Sep 2007 11:06AM
has that Oliver feel as Alan says, good portrait
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 11:13AM
Good composition
Like the close crop so that we are very focussed on the child and his cup
Helen
12 Sep 2007 11:36AM
Timeless expression
trissie 10 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 11:45AM
A lovely portrait Bernie, and a wonderful expression.

Trish x
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
12 Sep 2007 1:14PM
Great eye contact Bernie.Nice one.
Mick.
12 Sep 2007 1:17PM
Another striking addition to your portfolio. Those taught, white knuckles show how much he wanted what was in the cup. An image to be proud of!
Richard
GeorgeRusky 10 1 4
12 Sep 2007 5:27PM
Fantastic expression
Gerge
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 5:43PM
Thanks all.

Bernie
Eviscera 10 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
12 Sep 2007 6:13PM
truly engaging eye contact and story. another timeless piece of imagery. Your work is starting to need a book called "England"

best wishes

Dave
robincoombes 9 1 5 Wales
12 Sep 2007 7:08PM
Another great shot

Robin
12 Sep 2007 8:02PM
A super candid, another great shot.
Annette
Does not look like a priviledged kid.
I like his hands with the dirty fingernails.
Super and powerful shot. JNC
12 Sep 2007 10:42PM
Very touching.
Dawn MIchelle
imagio 10 12 1 England
12 Sep 2007 11:54PM
Thanks Dave/Robin/Annette/JNC/Dawn Michelle

Bernie
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
13 Sep 2007 6:39AM
I would love to hear his life story . A grown man now . Looks so lonely and lost . Would dearly like to give him a home.A fine capture Bernie , it must be to arouse so much emotion in so many of us . Love the words. xx
imagio 10 12 1 England
13 Sep 2007 7:51AM
Thanks Mavis

Bernie
fossilized 11 79 United Kingdom
13 Sep 2007 11:18AM
Wonderful expression - a very emotive shot.
Jean
imagio 10 12 1 England
13 Sep 2007 1:26PM
Thanks Jean

Bernie
Possum 9 148 England
13 Sep 2007 9:40PM
You captured a real sense of vulnerability and softness here, Bernie.
Allie
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
13 Sep 2007 10:14PM
Touching photo and text Bernie.
Rende
imagio 10 12 1 England
13 Sep 2007 11:32PM
Thanks Allie/Rende

Bernie
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
14 Sep 2007 4:39PM
Such an old face on one so young...he must have seen a lot in his few years. Very emotional image.
imagio 10 12 1 England
14 Sep 2007 4:51PM
Thanks Joline

Bernie
15 Sep 2007 1:30AM
Look at those eyes - and give him some more!
Ooch, I like this one!
Johanna
imagio 10 12 1 England
15 Sep 2007 8:19AM
Thanks Johanna

Bernie
Paul Morgan 15 18.2k 6 England
15 Sep 2007 11:08PM
Kind of sad, but very good Smile

Uploaded a mod, kind of changes the feel a little.
imagio 10 12 1 England
16 Sep 2007 12:20AM
Thanks Paul, like the mod too.

Bernie
17 Sep 2007 1:15PM
A real Dickens boy, perhaps from Doothaboys Hall... fab mono shot. helen x
imagio 10 12 1 England
17 Sep 2007 2:26PM
Thanks Helen

Bernie
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
17 Sep 2007 11:52PM
A superb portrait, there's definitely something very Dickensian about this one
imagio 10 12 1 England
18 Sep 2007 12:08AM
Thanks Edmund

Bernie
costas Plus
8 1 2 Greece
19 Sep 2007 7:16PM
The cup is full of tears now Bernie, definetively some of mine,thank you for the photography lesson.
imagio 10 12 1 England
19 Sep 2007 10:07PM
Thanks Costas.

Bernie
jimthistle73 12 2.4k 1 United Kingdom
25 Sep 2007 1:45AM
Strikes me, you've done something quite important with you photography. Hope I can say the same in 20 years time!

Jamie.
imagio 10 12 1 England
25 Sep 2007 7:36AM
Thanks Jamie, hope Im still here in 20 years

Bernie

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