The French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson was a photojournalist for Life and other publications for over three decades. He is widely considered to be the master of street photography and the father of modern photojournalism.
I love the contrast of light and dark in this photo. I also love the symmetry that the shadow creates (a line down the middle of her face) Also, I love close ups on emotion, this draws in the audience and makes them feel the emotion.
Learn about alternative photographic processes such as cyanotypes, gum prining or vandykes. Whether you are new to alternative photographic processes or an old hand there is always something new to explore.