In London, a selection of contemporary portraits challenges how we relate to images. The boy looks resigned and prim, yet curious, and it is no doubt this tension and contrast between the adolescent face and the stiff uniform that is both striking and puzzling. This is a portrait of a young South-African, Thembinkosi Fanwell Ngwenya, made by Claudio Rasano, which won the 2016 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize.
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