DUTCH MASTER

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© Katherine Nak
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Photo Info
UploadedJune 30, 2013
TakenOctober 31, 2008
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
Exposure1/60 sec at f/5
FlashRed Eye, Auto-Mode
Focal Length44 mm
ISO400
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This photo is entered in the contest "Hands On"

This man is my Dads Brother. My Uncle Hill. He came to the United States from Holland, after the Holocaust. My Grandpa, and his family started a furniture business. Uncle Hill being the oldest, (now 90)

is still working part time, using the same singer sewing machine he brought with him from Holland. (new motor :) In the beginning he, and his father did all the sewing. This photo was taken in 2008.

18 responses

  • Terry Pittman

    Terry Pittman   gave props (30 Jun 2013):

    Congrats on that beautiful capture!

  • Pedro Teixeira

    Pedro Teixeira   gave props (1 Jul 2013):

    Excellent capture and story!Thanks for sharing!!

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (1 Jul 2013):

    Beautiful portrait here!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (1 Jul 2013):

    Wonderful photo and keepsake!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (9 Jul 2013):

    AWESOME!!!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (10 Jul 2013):

    Looks like a painting done by a Dutch master. A deeply moving combination of words and images. Your Uncle Hill has gorgeous hair.

  • Carl Kuntze

    Carl Kuntze gave props (14 Jul 2013):

    Striking depiction of a man at work

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (18 Jul 2013):

    Its a beautiful tribute!! A great photo..I agree with Deborah on painting.

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (29 Jul 2013):

    What an amazing man ...Bless him...

  • Merike Mäll

    Merike Mäll gave props (10 Aug 2013):

    suurepärane foto

  • Thad Zajdowicz

    Thad Zajdowicz   gave props (26 Aug 2013):

    Superb poirtrait of your uncle -- marvelously done

  • Lon Casler Bixby

    Lon Casler Bixby   gave props (29 Aug 2013):

    Niiice :o)

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (29 Sep 2013):

    Wonderful!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (1 Oct 2013):

    superb....

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant   gave props (13 Oct 2013):

    ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL CAPTURE OF A MASTER AT WORK . I REMEMBER MY GRANDMOTHER HAVING A SINGER SOWING MACHINE . THE TREADLE TYPE . I LOVED TO WATCH HERE SEW WITH IT

  • ROCIO GUILLEN

    ROCIO GUILLEN   gave props (20 Oct 2013):

    Beautiful, beautiful portrait!

  • Andrea Rizzelli

    Andrea Rizzelli gave props (2 Nov 2013):

    Nice

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