JoziFolk - images of everyday life in South Africa

street portraits, fisherman, South Africa

"I was at sea on the fishing boats for over 20 years but the new government fishing-quotas made sure many boats simply stopped going out.

"I lost my eye to a fishing gaff. I moved up here to find work but everyone takes one look at me and there is suddenly no job.

"Now I sleep on the streets and survive any way I can."


Image: Hilton Hamann

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