Photo by myself on the subway, underground.
A woman was immersed in listening to her music on the subway. She made a striking impression with her clothing and hair.
When I noticed that we got out at the same station, I hailed her down. Saroya turns out to be a very warm and friendly person. She happily posed for more photos on the platform.
Saroya works at the giant Duane Reade store in the Wall Street area. This new store offers everything from sushi to a hair dressing. Saroya works at the salon there and plans to launch her own line of nail polish.
For more about the snazzy Duane Reade store, click here.
Looking chic seems natural to Saroya, the latest New Yorker in our portrait series.
The Portrait Series is a once-in-a-while installment, featuring New Yorkers encountered on the street.
Related posts: Portrait of a Picket Line, in Hell's Kitchen, Portrait of a Film Shoot, in Brooklyn Heights and Portriat of a Skateboard Artist, on Prince Street.