black and white portraits of faces

Vaggelis Fragiadakis, is an amateur photographer, originally from Greece. His black & white photos are of people who are down on their luck. You can practically tell their life story by looking at their wrinkled faces.

˚”Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.” (Franz Kafka)

This makes me smile. What a beautiful face and a beautiful photograph. It is amazing the depth you can capture with black & white film. (Photograph by Dicky Andryanto)

Old Asian Man- his skin almost looks like fabric in this painting.

It is like if one could see the man. I admire the artist who painted this work of art. Teh earthly colors present a poor reality combining richness in detail.


This could be a "tattoo inspiration" I love the beauty of the youthful life in her eye compared to the age of her hand. But I'm strange like that.


I'm Popeye the Sailor Man, I'm Popeye the Sailor Man. I'm strong to the "finich" Cause I eats me spinach. I'm Popeye the Sailor Man, Toot Toot!

kind eyes and a smirky smile...I love old women like this who will grab your hand and talk to you for an hour.

ime you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off, and your eyes don’t see as well and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. But these things don’t matter at all, because once you are Real you can’t be ugly, except to peopl