This is an astounding example of using still photos with spoken work to create a memorable portrait. Very moving. This should be inspirational for all, and photographers, a guide into the world of 'fusion' where stills can be used to make a short video.
This is a New York Times presented essay and is a part of a series "One in 8 Million" that tells the story of New York characters. It is a mix of images from Todd Heisler and interview and production by Alexis Mainland. Enjoy.