The grays are work together beautifully, and I love the amulet peeking out underneath the scarf…but what really makes this photograph for me is the slightly raised eyebrow and the relaxed but slightly haughty air of a man who’s laid back and confident. I may be a college student, but to me this expression is the epitome of cool.
Would never have given him a second look on the street but then again, the scarf, the wonderful way the fabric folds around his neck and accents the vertical lines in the jersey. I very much agree with the post about the older subject’s faces; visions of serenity and competence no matter what their walk of life has been.
it’s the hat. has been since the 30′s; finish a look-or anchor a look around a true Vintage Fedora, quality goods-and it feels all there, visually. The range and scope of hats is such that whatever statement is being made, the hat reinforces it-like a quick jab from a good boxer. it’s the hat.