One of the exercise I force myself to do when I shoot for microstock is about simplification and purity. I keep in mind that people will see the shots on the result page for about 0,2 seconds in thumbnail size and need to decode it successfully in that time. So I simplify and go for something graphically obvious but when you look at it more closely, something wonderful hopefully happens, resulting in a sale. It must be such a case here, since this photo has sold extended licenses. It must be something in his eyes: a great kindness and a love of live that shows.
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