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smartbox 7 1 2 United States
30 Dec 2012 7:51AM
Excellent processing and presentation. I also really like the tones that you have used. Well done!

BJ

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A wonderful portrait, Nazih, very well manipulated. The using effect works perfectSmileSmileSmile
Effrossini
abeeror2 3 22 Australia
30 Dec 2012 7:52AM
Great capture, it tells a story, very interesting image.
PaulLiley 6 2 13 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 7:58AM
really suits the subject matter. like it. paul
RazvanD 6 3 7 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 8:02AM
Well seen, great work.
Razvan
30 Dec 2012 8:54AM
Excellent - I'm sure the onlookers will take their hands out of their pockets if the apprentice needs any help!!

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woolybill1 Plus
9 19 66 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 9:00AM
The great advantage of this treatment is the generalisation of the scene - it might have taken place almost any time in the last 50 years!
(And of course a group of men standing round with their hands in their pockets watching someone else at work is universal, too Wink)
Excellent.
Regards
Bill
Hop-A-Long 9 52 England
30 Dec 2012 9:23AM
Great candid taken to a different era by the processing applied. Wonderful image.

Andy
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
30 Dec 2012 9:28AM
One apprentice, four supervisors! - somethings never change Grin A timeless capture, enhanced by the processing. A fine image, Nezih.

Dave
cats_123 Plus
12 4.5k 26 Northern Ireland
30 Dec 2012 9:29AM
How many mechanics does it take to..change a piston head GrinGrinGrin
Tibetan 3 3 England
30 Dec 2012 9:36AM
The same as it takes to change a light bulb lol. Very good photo Nazih, men at work nicely presented, like the choice of colour works very well, and good detail and tones, looks like an old time photo, very well done, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
STUARTHILL758 14 37 1 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 9:43AM
Great shot and toneing
mrswoolybill Plus
9 877 1434 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 10:17AM
Everyman times five. There's something universal in this.
It reminds me of a lot of Frank Meadow Sutcliffe's work in 19th Century Whitby. See here , here , here for comparison.
Moira
30 Dec 2012 10:21AM
Great capture, processing and presentation, Nezih.

P.
craig duff 12 1 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 10:21AM
Well captured.
30 Dec 2012 10:53AM
Really suits this shot, very well done.
Rick
30 Dec 2012 11:11AM
great capture.... and treatment
SlowSong Plus
7 6.0k 29 England
30 Dec 2012 11:19AM
I was just going to say what Bill said above but he's put it better then I could. Smile
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morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 12:08PM
Fantastic shot, excellent composition and processing love it Smile

HJugh
franken Plus
13 3.8k 4 Wales
30 Dec 2012 12:15PM
The processing works really well.

Ken
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 12:41PM
Well presented candid shot, Nezih like the processing.

Ray
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 12:44PM
A very well observed scene, many possible narratives waiting to unfold. Great processing, adding a vintage feeling which is very appealing.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
a lovely shot and a great topic.



billy
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
30 Dec 2012 1:56PM
Perfect tones

Peter
Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
30 Dec 2012 2:45PM
I just love this Nezih !! It is an excellent story telling photo !! Very well taken Smile
30 Dec 2012 2:54PM
It seems to me that the apprentice has too many teachersWink Great shot with stunning postprocessedSmile
Regards Valery
HELANA 6 United Kingdom
30 Dec 2012 5:23PM
Very well executed Nazih, it looks to me that the yung apprentice is given a lesson to the supervises.Nicely done.SmileSmile
Elana
30 Dec 2012 6:33PM

Quote:Everyman times five. There's something universal in this.
It reminds me of a lot of Frank Meadow Sutcliffe's work in 19th Century Whitby. See here, here, here for comparison.
Moira


Quite right Moira. One of my favourite photographers, discovered him on my visit to Whitby.
30 Dec 2012 6:36PM
Can I ask you,Nezih, are they council employees? Great shot and a great presentation. Well done.
Don
nonur Plus
7 15 9 Turkey
30 Dec 2012 6:46PM

Quote:Everyman times five. There's something universal in this.
It reminds me of a lot of Frank Meadow Sutcliffe's work in 19th Century Whitby. See here, here, here for comparison.
Moira



I am honoured, Moira. Thank you so much, but my humble shot cannot compare to those of his.
netta1234 Plus
4 307 2 Wales
30 Dec 2012 7:50PM
A great mono imageSmile
NettaSmile
30 Dec 2012 8:16PM
Lovely image and well presented
Jim
astyag 8 12
31 Dec 2012 7:09AM
Effect looks good Smile
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2012 8:13AM
We're all agreed about the fact that it needs five men to complete a job, as witnessed here! Love the processing Nezih!
Ann
UrbaneMagick 4 169 1 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2013 4:35PM
Great group / social portrait, like the processing.

Thankyou for your vote on my "sign of the pagan"

GarethSmile
suigo 3 Japan
2 Jan 2013 11:44PM
Excellent photo, perfect!

Sho
very good like it in b/w. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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