We cannot journey into the dark side for a quick dip or an afternoon liaison. To understand our shadow completely takes a willingness to let go of what we think we know. It takes the force of a caged lion to break open the cellar doors that we ourselves chained closed many moons ago. -Debbie Ford, The Shadow Effect
Photographer Lee Jeffries has shown that it’s possible by taking very expressive portraits of people. But not just any kind of people; all of his models are homeless men, women and children that he has met in Europe and the United States.