5@50: Fingerpicking good and dangling from on high

Haze McDougal IV fingerpicks an intricate instrumental piece on his guitar in Portland's Tommy's Park on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Haze McDougal IV fingerpicks an intricate instrumental piece on his guitar in Portland’s Tommy’s Park on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Here’s another five photos made on foot, with just a 50mm lens, with no crazy cropping and no Photoshop trickery. I call it 5@50.

It’s a series I started in 2014 as a challenge to myself. See more from this series HERE.

A man walks into a Portland store on Friday, past a sign advertising weekend "essentials." Troy R. Bennett | BDN

A man walks into a Portland store on Friday, past a sign advertising weekend “essentials.” Troy R. Bennett | BDN

A man dangles from ropes while cleaning windows in downtown Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

A man dangles from ropes while cleaning windows in downtown Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Niko Hample works at his computer in a coffee shop on Free Street in Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Niko Hample works at his computer in a coffee shop on Free Street in Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Standpipes protrude from a brick wall on Middle Street in Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Standpipes protrude from a brick wall on Middle Street in Portland on Friday. Troy R. Bennett | BDN

Troy R. Bennett

About Troy R. Bennett

Troy R. Bennett is a Buxton native and longtime Portland resident whose photojournalism has appeared in media outlets all over the world.