Sarah Rosso said “Hands. Hands can be instrumental in a photo – they emphasis, they hide, they reveal. They can be the star of the show, or just a prop to help the main attraction stand out better. In this photo, this hand was what kept me between life and death as I walked down a rickety metal staircase on the side of a cliff down to the beach. I was glad for that hand and I’m glad I captured the moment, too.”
When I saw the subject for this week’s challenge I thought I was going to have some difficulty finding a photo of hands. That is, until I set my trusty computer to search for images containing the word “hand” in My Photographs. I surprised myself with what I found – memory plays tricks on you over time and I’d forgotten I had several suitable photos. So here goes:
Every year in August the city of Luxembourg in the tiny country also named Luxembourg hosts a weekend festival entitled StreetArtAnimation. The festival is attended by numbers of street artists/actors who parade through the streets or find a quiet spot where they can do their thing. This guy is the Washer of Hands.
my sister’s hand painting in her journal. You can see her work here