I don’t rightly know what this plant, growing in a public garden in Ararat, is called.
Fujifilm X30, edited with Snapseed app.
As much as I love the genre, like many would-be street photographers I struggle with aiming my camera lens directly at people; my mother taught me that it’s rude to point, rude to stare, and taking photos of people out and about feels like committing both these rudenesses!
At the last Natimuk Farmers Market I had my Fujifilm X30 at the ready, viewfinder tilted for shooting from the waist, so I galvanised myself into taking the shot when I saw this interesting-looking character stooped at a secondhand book stall.
Fujifilm X30, converted to monochrome and edited in Snapseed app.