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Photographer Proves Strangers are Friends you Haven't Met Yet

Agus Echague

Richard Renaldi is a New York photographer working on a series of portraits. For each shot he grabs strangers off the street and poses them like adoring family, couples or friends.

Some of the photos -- you'd never know, they'd never met, while others capture quite well the inherent awkwardness of cuddling a random dude.

Most photographers capture life as it is, but in these strangers, Renaldi has captured something much more ethereal & elusive. He shows us humanity as it could be...

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