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By KadraPro  
This photograph is a part of my book Hranicko 1910-2010.It is a collection of an environmental portraits of people living in small region of Hranicko located on northeast of Czech Republic. The purpose of this project was to capture people living in this area through the period of one century. Each year is represented by one person born in particular year. This lady on my photograph become witness of all important matters from the collapse of Austro-Hungarian empire, through period of "Normalization" to joining EU.

Tags: Photo journalism General Portraits and people

Voters: dandeakin, LesF, tony64 and 28 more

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dandeakin 13 209 3 England
19 Jun 2010 7:37PM
Impressive, I hope this does well.
19 Jun 2010 7:56PM
That's a real good picture 1
tony64 17 204 9 England
19 Jun 2010 8:11PM
Really like this!
Although I understand your title, it might be good to include the sitters name as well? Just a thought!
Cor 12 Belgium
19 Jun 2010 8:16PM
19 Jun 2010 8:29PM
This is a great portrait, congrats!
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2010 8:31PM

Quote:Impressive, I hope this does well.

I agree.

Toonman 14 1.4k 2 England
20 Jun 2010 8:54AM
Good historic portrait
Scaramanga 13 60 6 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2010 9:44PM
Love this.
ovi 17 11 1 Romania
20 Jun 2010 11:01PM
Very evocative, indeed!
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tony64 17 204 9 England
10 Jul 2010 4:44PM
Hi Katerina, really enjoying your work. This sounds like an interesting project. and something a bit different for you I think.
Environmental portaits are a particular favourite of mine and this works extremely well.
I love her living room, the pictures on the wall and the tablecloth, matching the wall colour. Her room and contents could well have been the same when she was born!
Well done on a great shot and I am awarding you my very rare and much sought after 'Top Award' for my photo of the week/month!
AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
9 Sep 2010 5:24PM
I voted for but did not leave a comment on this image. I see it has received a well-deserved HC! I shall be watching this series.
EllieEdge 13 15 42 Norway
10 Sep 2010 6:24PM
I will be watching too. What a great idea and if it works out I think it will be a book to stand the test of time.

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