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Helen Betts | all galleries >> Around Hungary > Kalocsa's famed needlework
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Kalocsas famed needlework

Kalocsa's famed needlework

Taken at the Museum of Folk Art. I had hoped to find a lot of this handwork in Kalocsa, but only one place was selling it. I think the best pieces go to Budapest for sale to tourists. I actually found a marvelous Kalocsa tablecloth in Herend, home of the famous porcelain factory, so I guess it goes elsewhere as well.

Nikon D700 ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/125s f/4.5 at 42.0mm iso2000 full exif

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Peterfree12-Mar-2013 21:08
Tremendous! Beautiful colors and lighting. Well composed. V
Ria de Nijs12-Jan-2013 12:05
Bautiful work! v
Aivar Mikko22-Nov-2012 18:32
Beautiful artwork and shot!
pkocinski17-Nov-2012 12:33
This is just beautiful !
Alexander Kazakov17-Nov-2012 05:55
Beautiful work and shot! V
John Hamers16-Nov-2012 18:53
Beautiful and colourful details, Wonderful needlework captured very nicely Helen !V
ac16-Nov-2012 15:43
Hand made ? Wow, a lot of work . The photo shows the texture.
danad16-Nov-2012 15:23
Very sharp details and beautiful colors on this very fine work. V.
Mairéad16-Nov-2012 13:50
Great details in this shot. Beautiful needle work too. V
Zoltán Balogh16-Nov-2012 11:56
Marvellous capture Helen! V
Colin Storey16-Nov-2012 11:17
Perfect image with these colours and details. v
Bill Miller16-Nov-2012 07:34
I can only vaguely imagine the concentration and skill needed to complete such needle work. Beautiful colours in it too.
Anitta Vuorisola16-Nov-2012 05:07
This one would look great on my table! Love the colors! Thanks Helen! V
joseantonio16-Nov-2012 05:00
This is really lovely. You captured all those beautiful details.VB
janescottcumming16-Nov-2012 03:15
Beautiful colors, gorgeous work and a wonderful photo. V
J S Quesada16-Nov-2012 00:10
Beautiful picture, you did really capture the details and colors of this amazing needlework. BV
Sandy Rich15-Nov-2012 23:57
A terrific capture of the intricacies of this beautiful tapestry.
Jeff Real15-Nov-2012 23:45
An excellent capture of this beauty ~V~
Gary A. Rich (GRainelev)15-Nov-2012 23:18
Helen, I really love the sharpness on this image. It is truly a terrific image. Well done. V.
Jim Coffman15-Nov-2012 23:10
Excellent detail in this closeup,Helen!
Jean Chiasson15-Nov-2012 23:09
Great clarity details and textures Helen vote
marie-jose wolff15-Nov-2012 23:07
very fine artwork! V
Frank Tran15-Nov-2012 22:58
Beautiful artwork! Well captured with great details. V+
bill friedlander15-Nov-2012 22:48
The needlework is gorgeous! Great design, vibrant colors, and meticulously made! Super camera work to get those pin sharp details! V
Karen Stuebing15-Nov-2012 22:38
I can't even imagine the time and work that went into creating this intricate and lovely design. Wonderful colors and beautifully captured. V.
Walter O. Koenig15-Nov-2012 22:29
Beautiful needle work. This is really impressive. Great clarity and detail in this image. "V"
Kevin Warren15-Nov-2012 22:26
Wow, very impressive!
gerrit15-Nov-2012 22:24
A pleasure for my eyes.
Martin Lamoon15-Nov-2012 21:58
Good clear capture. The colours are great. V