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Murano Is.,The Masters of Glass at work
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Murano Is.,The Masters of Glass at work

The details are executed with the typical instruments of glass art from Murano:
borselle (pliers of various sizes and shapes, which are essential for cutting,
pinch and shape the object in every detail), tagianti (special scissors for cutting the hot glass) ,
spatulas and compasses (for the correct adjustment of the diameter).

The Island of the Glass Art: Murano Is.(Venezia)

1/30s f/8.0 at 46.0mm iso1600 full exif

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Dan the man02-Nov-2010 12:16
GREAT shot! Bravo!!
Zoltán Balogh01-Nov-2010 07:15
A wonderful portrait Paolo! V
shatterbug31-Oct-2010 20:39
Nicely done...I like the motion blur!
Ronny Van Eeckhoutte31-Oct-2010 20:15
Very artistic and creative!

Dave Hein31-Oct-2010 20:14
I love how sharp this photo is *except* for his arm. It really illustrates how important constant motion is to this craft.
settler31-Oct-2010 10:52
The glow of his craft...V!!
Martin Lamoon31-Oct-2010 10:22
Great work Paolo, capturing the 'Other Artist' at work.
Stephanie31-Oct-2010 09:24
Wonderful capture of this man at work! V
cambraniz31-Oct-2010 09:05
The art of work.
Blandine Mangin31-Oct-2010 08:05
very beautiful scene ! v
Monique Becker et Jean Luc Bocquillon31-Oct-2010 07:59
jean luc bocquillon
heather31-Oct-2010 07:32
Lovely image.. love the concentration on his face. V
David Hobbs31-Oct-2010 06:41
A wonderful study of a tradesman deep in concentration.
Jean Chiasson31-Oct-2010 02:15
Excellent detail and light vote
bill friedlander31-Oct-2010 01:34
Very fine details and a good look at the craftsman's tools. Good capture of the look of concentration. V
William Barletta30-Oct-2010 23:44
This one is super ~V~
an nguyen30-Oct-2010 23:21
Excellent details and focus you have done here .
Observations with very fine and keen eyes .
Graeme30-Oct-2010 22:34
Terrific capture Paolo.V
sue anne30-Oct-2010 22:05
Beautiful glass product !!
Jim Coffman30-Oct-2010 21:54
A very fascinating art and you have covered it so well. V
bluebirdstar30-Oct-2010 21:42
Excellent image, great skill - both of you! V
slhoornstra30-Oct-2010 21:41
A very interesting process. Craftsmanship is a pleasure to see. V
Tom Munson30-Oct-2010 21:38
Terrific candid, Paolo! He is very intent on his work.
marie-jose wolff30-Oct-2010 21:26
I admire the skill and precision of these men working with glass...
great capture of this man at work!
eye2see30-Oct-2010 21:18
Beautiful colors and composition, you have the moment capture in this shot! ~V
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