John wanted to be sure his wife, who also worked in the deli, approved of how he looked in these pictures. They moved from Korea about twenty years ago and two years later opened this little place. They're getting by despite the economy and the rapid growth of wealth around them in this Brooklyn neighborhood. They have two daughters who are in college.
hat's this all about? It's an ambitious personal project to make a portrait of a someone I've never met before in my life every day for the span of one year.