Alex Welsh Exposes the Struggles of the Impoverished

By: Ryan Hinkson - Published: Mar 21, 2010 • References: alexwelshphoto and vectroave
Photographer Alex Welsh's images do more than just shock you. They linger on your subconscious long after you have looked at them. His photos bring light to the lives of those who struggle daily just to get by.

The series of Alex Welsh photos entitled 'Larkin' highlight those who live at the corner of Larkin and Geary in San Fransisco, the area of the city with the largest number of homeless people.

The candid images by Alex Welsh include photos of the homeless, those suffering from drug addiction and those who carry the physical and emotional scars of everyday life on Larkin.