Quote Originally Posted by Mainecoonmaniac View Post
Here's my cents. What's ethical and what's legal are 2 separate things. Also, photo essays on homeless have been done before. What can you offer that is different and helpful as a photographer? As a photographer, are willing to go beyond what's on the surface? Gordon Parks photographed impoverished in the favelas of Rio. He lived with them for a while to gain their trust. How deep are you willing to go?
Exactly. To me it has to be about an honest end result, with a desired effect to accomplish something that is full of emotion, compassion, and somehow of benefit to all involved (ideallymostly of benefit to those that are homeless).