Portraits Of Boston: The Heart Of Things

“We met in the supermarket. I asked her something as a joke, and she came up with a very thoughtful and interesting answer that went right to the heart of things. Some people were studying obsessively the labels in the natural foods section and I asked her, ‘Why are people so fanatical about buying all-natural foods?’

She said, ‘Maybe they are just afraid of dying.’”

*In Provincetown

Portraits of Boston is a project of independent photographer Ivan Velinov. He is regularly sharing some of his favorite portraits with WBUR. Visit his website to see the hundreds of portraits he has taken on the streets of Boston.


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