”I encountered another street musician. He was singing folks-songs. I’m too shy to ask people whether I’m allowed to take their photograph. My solution is to just take them, with a safe distance, hoping I’m not going to piss anybody off.
I threw some coins in his guitar-box, a sort of unspoken purchase: ‘a little money for your picture.’
He didn’t thank me. Maybe he wanted me to listen to his music instead…”
Picture taken in Veendam, Groningen.