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I’m taking $1 portraits as long as money permits. (See Thomas Hawk with his $2 portrait project and Justin Korn with his $1 portrait project.)

What’s the premise? I’ll offer $1 to anyone who asks me for money in exchange for their portrait. I’m a shy person, but I’ll do my best to find out a little about the person. You never know if it’ll make someone’s day for at least talking to them a little bit.

Fourteen months ago, Wayne flew to Los Angeles from Hawaii. He held a tall can in a brown paper bag, sipping beer – I can’t remember which brand.

I wished him well and continued on my photowalk.

View more $1 portraits here or at Flickr

Dog looking for a home

Looking for a home
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My coworker found this cool dog. In her email:

I found him on the street the day before Christmas and I would keep him because he is so sweet and friendly with people, but I have 8 cats.

He’s a fairly large yellow neutered male. Apparently, he is part Chow, part Akita, maybe part Shepherd and part other things. He is great with children and adults. He is healthy, housebroken, and has all his shots. He doesn’t seem to like other dogs or cats, however, so he should probably be an only pet.

If you’re interested and close to Laurel Canyon (Los Angeles), send an email with your contact information and I’ll forward that to my coworker.