Homeless woman with dogs

Homeless woman with dogs

Haight Street

San Francisco, CA

  • soberus 5y

    I am looking for homeless photos.
    thanks,
    Cody
    email codyrockinc@aol.com
  • DimitriosP 5y

    Thank you for sharing your photograph. I have just used it to illustrate my article

    homelessness.suite101.com/article.cfm/how-we-can-help-hom...

    on Suite101.com, an online magazine. The photo credit is visible when readers hover over the image. The image can be enlarged by clicking on the thumbnail accompanying the article.
    Please let me know if you would prefer the credit to be under a different name and whether you require your original photo caption to be used, as I may have changed it to match the article’s content.
  • amityamie 5y

    I agree with CK - too many handouts. Mostly it seems to be religous groups that are handing out food and clothing and other things to the homeless. These people say they are doing God's work, but what they are doing is being the most effective enablers on Earth.

    I have a homeless relative who says that he doesn't want to work, and it is easy not to because he is given everything he needs. He has total freedom and nobody to answer to. He is young, able bodied, intelligent, talented, and...... lazy. Thanks Church people for enabling him and helping him live his lazy dream! I think he should be ashamed of himself, but they just tell him that God loves him.
  • Igreja Batista Betânia 5y

    Posted your picture in my site ? ok?
    www.ibbetania.com/2010/07/ao-amigo-o-melhor/
  • Franco Folini PRO 5y

    Igreja Batista Betânia Yes! I published the picture under the Creative common License "Attribution, Share-Alike". You properly credited the picture.
    -- Franco
  • Igreja Batista Betânia 5y

    ok
  • Emm Ess PRO 5y

    Brilliant shot...
  • Neil Fitzpatrick PRO 5y

    I lived @ Haight & Central from 1977-83 and it was a lot more destitute. I was the same age as these kids, knew some of them and never had the slightest inclination to join them. Really sad.
  • Louise Fryer 4y

    Amazing photo.
  • hmmmm blaaaaaah 4y

    that's pepper!
  • Luke Reynolds 4y

    It more sad when there is a woman involved huh...I spotted a woman yesterday and it near broke my heart.

    Yes, I photographed her...but I also stop for a chat
  • Neil Fitzpatrick PRO 4y

    Love that expression. I lived @ 1327 Haight from 1977-83 and the scene was much the same w/o the shops n' such, just boarded up storefronts & bars. Upon my rt visits it seems a bit better.
  • Vaughn McIlrath 4y

    Mr. Folini,
    I noticed your response to ibbetania. I want to use this photo on a project website: whosoutthere.wordpress.com/.
    I plan to crop it a bit to bring the woman closer. Please let me know if this is not ok with you.
    Thank you,
    Vaughn McIlrath
  • NADINE ANDERSEN 4y

    Les Sans-Abri Project Our Mission -We are a team of former homeless and friends who assist the homeless in rebuilding their lives, and raising awareness of homelessness for the Love of God. So that lives may be restored to their proper place in the church, society and faith.
    LES SANS-ABRI PROJECT Changing the way people think about the homeless one city at a time.
  • Franco Folini PRO 4y

    NADINE ANDERSEN: Do we really need to involve god in this? If god exists and is our friend, why is watching those people suffering while destroying their lives without doing anything? We can live without this kind of friends.
  • painter75 4y

    would you give me permission to use this picture in a painting class. It is a beautiful picture.
  • dgarner23 2y

    Great shot. I used it with credit given at zenpresence.com/2013/03/what-can-you-do.html
  • Dandelion Salad PRO 2y

    Great shot. Thanks for having a CC license on your photo. I've used it on this blog post:

    dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/2013/12/16/blessed-are-the-d...
  • Vetustense Photorogue 1y

    amityamie The fact that you know one individual who bevahes that way doesn't stand for the millions of people who would like to improve their situation but whose life depends on the aid they get and who would die of starvation, get frozen on the streets, or feel totally lonely and detached from society if there weren't volunteers who are there to lend a hand. People like you make a world worse.
  • BetaCrumb 2mo

    Hi Franco! We featured this photo with one of our articles. You can check it out here: crumb.cc/1HwN2MX
    Contact us with questions or concerns.
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Taken on September 30, 2006
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