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VENUS

By dimalexa
Series: Still Life - (46) - Having opened the wardrobe with the relics, I also found my grandmother 's Venus, who always wore it as if she was out of the house. The watch should be from the late 1940s or early 50s, small and elegant, gold-plated. About 50 years of use (grandmother "left" in 1994) left their mark on it.
I tested all the available lighting ways I had, the final photography was done in the sun, using an improvised diffuser of rice paper to soften harsh shadows and avoid intense reflections.
26/10/2018
Dimitris

[File: EOS 700D_9132_B1]

Tags: Still life Watch

Voters: bobpaige1, Kabrielle, Badgerfred and 23 more


Comments


30 Oct 2018 8:02PM
a fine piece of family memorabilia, beautifully photographed
i have kept my mother's golden watch she wore in the 1960s
will post a picture of it some day

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30 Oct 2018 8:17PM
A lovely piece Dimitris..Lin
Great image
Irishkate Plus
9 41 116 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2018 9:30PM
Very elegant - probably expensive at the time - a wonderful timepiece to last for all time.
KateGrin
30 Oct 2018 11:06PM
A beautiful and elegant face lovely image.

KennySmile
cats_123 Plus
16 4.9k 29 Northern Ireland
31 Oct 2018 8:24AM
A beautiful watch
Chinga Plus
9 3 1 United Kingdom
31 Oct 2018 1:13PM
Great subject. Great image....
Isabel GrinGrin

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