Knit One Pearl Two

Daily Image - 16 December 2011 - Knit One Pearl Two

We visited my ninety-two year old mother at her nursing home last night. She was an angel in their Nativity play. While there I shot some images of the decorations. This hand knit Nativity scene caught my eye. I am not a knitter, but my wife, who is, told me that this was an exquisite example of local handcraft, lovingly done by a family member of a resident. I’ll take her word for it. All I know is that it makes a great image.

Sony A-900 – Tamron 70-200mm – f 2.8 – 120mm – ISO 800 – f5.6 – 1/125.


About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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2 Responses to Knit One Pearl Two

  1. That is a great image and excellent workmanship.

  2. sandi Gargano says:

    Very nice.

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