This strange image is just one of Black & White Photos That Cannot Be Explained"(naw, this ones easy. The kid is painting a face on the older gentleman, who has male pattered balding. His head is tilted toward the camera is all. Not so odd.
When the darknes in us, becomes our mask. and eveything behind this mask slowly dies. In the end, it can become our true face and everything what was good inside of us vanish. only small splinter remain.