Daniel Rodrigues is a 26-year-old freelance photographer based in Porto, Portugal. After graduating from the Portuguese Institute of Photography in 2010, he was an intern for the newspaper Correio da Manhã and worked for the photo agency Global Imagens. Two years later, Rodrigues was broke. That was when a stroke of good luck — and good light — changed his fortunes.Story Source New York Times: click for winning photo and story
His Turning Point conversation with Jesse Newman has been edited.
(The winning photo is entitled Futebol Africano. Here is link to some of Daniel's other photography)
|A great perch for watching a game of soccer in the village of Djati - photo by Maritza Alvarez-Romero