Dog-beggar (cared by a babushka) in underpass near Grand Hotel Europe, St. Petersburg.
Ironically, the headline on the underlaying newspaper reads "Money for Hermitage..."
This picture illustrates Economic Tips page and is listed in Stock Database (ref. nr. n13-24)
Taken in March 1998. Fujichrome Sensia II 100 film, Canon EOS 500N, EF 75-300 1:4-5.6 II lens at 100mm, skylight 1B filter, f/4 1/90, built-in TTL flash. Scanned on Nikon LS30 scanner. Saturation of the jacket boosted digitally.
Copyright 1998 Vadim Makarov: information on how you can use this image