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Posted by
Adela Fonts (Barcelona, Spain) on 25 November 2009 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

Restaurar un fanal del siglo XIX y reinstalarlo en su lugar de origen. En la calle! Estaba abandonado en un almacén!
*Restoring a nineteenth-century lantern and reinstall it in its place of origin. In the street! It was abandoned in a warehouse!

*La fotografia és una eina per tractar amb coses que tothom coneix però en las que ningú s'hi fixa. Emmet Gowin
*La fotografía es una herramienta para tratar con cosas que todos conocen pero a las que nadie presta atención. Emmet Gowin
*Photography is a tool to deal with things that everyone knows but to which nobody pays attention. Emmet Gowin

I am very glad to be in Aminus3... thanks for visiting my photoblog... and express your opinion!

Stu from Home: Scotland | Residing in Kyoto, Japan

I much prefer watching people working than working myself! Thx for allowing me to do so :)

A very interesting composition.

25 Nov 2009 8:22am

@Stu: It's very interesting to watch people work in the streets! I talk to them awhile. I ask permission and make them a photograph. I always leave it. They like. Good morning and thanks very much. Adela

Nina from Haute Loire, France

Toute l'attention du professionnel sur ces lanternes... Bien capté!

25 Nov 2009 8:49am

@Nina: C'était une personne très gentille. Je vous laisse quelques photos de son travail. Merci de commenter. Bonne journée. Adela

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

They are wonderful things to see on the street.. I remember seeing them at La Rambla...

25 Nov 2009 9:08am

@Sarito: This lantern is very close to the Ramblas. The street that you remember Sarito! Thank you for comment. Hello! Adela

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

Amazing shot! Great find and very well captured. I like the POV.

25 Nov 2009 9:23am

@Anina: Glad you like photography and editing work (POV?) good morning and thanks very much. Adela

elmenut from Salt, Spain

molt interessant el treball de captar la feina d'aquest operari,encara que hagis de cremar el fons (que no ens aporta res...).
friso per veure les properes
ja en parlarem...

25 Nov 2009 10:19am

@elmenut: És un comentari que m'agrada força... em sembla que m'"entens"!... ja en parlarem... quan vulguis! Salut! Adela

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

l'espressione del volto e la lingua dell'uomo sono l'esatta misura di tutto il suo grande impegno nell'esecuzione del lavoro...

25 Nov 2009 11:08am

@Nazzareno: Avete visto le foto molto bene. Il punto centrale in una lingua... gesto di impegno del lavoratore ... Bravo!. Saluti e ringraziamenti Adela

Mirjam from Kiev, Ukraine

Nice image to see, the man and the lantern

25 Nov 2009 12:21pm

@Mirjam: Thanks very much Mirjam! Greetings. Adela

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice capture. I like the angle you choose.

25 Nov 2009 1:41pm

@Hiro: Thanks very much Hiro! Greetings.Adela

Lyl and Roll from Besançon, France

Encore une expression bien "capturée", mais s'il continue il va se couper la langue....!!!

25 Nov 2009 2:20pm

@Lyl and Roll: ... Je crois qu'il a terminé son travail avec sa toute sa langue! Merci... Bonne journée. Adela

Reflecteur from Gothenburg, Sweden

What an expression! Great!

25 Nov 2009 3:18pm

@Reflecteur: Thanks very much! Greetings. Adela

oncho from granada, Spain

Gran encuadre y perpectiva, magnifica composición, bien visto

25 Nov 2009 3:31pm

@oncho: Gracias Oncho por tu comentario. Saludos. Adela

Kri from Namur, Belgium

L'allumeur de réverbère ...

25 Nov 2009 3:44pm

@Kri: Mercy beaucoup Kri! Bonne journée! Adela

thami from Morocco

Excellent le geste et cette langue qui dépasse des lèvres pour nous signifier l'application et l'implication au travail!...
Bonne fin d'après midi lumineuse!

25 Nov 2009 3:48pm

@thami: Mercy beaucoup thami! Bonne jounée lumineuse! Adela

Fusao from Tokyo, Japan

super cool contrast.
very nice :)

25 Nov 2009 3:50pm

@Fusao: Thanks very much! Greetings. Adela

zOOm from Paris, France

Much more pretty and esthetic than the modern ones ! Much more romantic above all !

25 Nov 2009 4:02pm

@zOOm: I like to use new techniques in editing some of my photographs. Before I used to in a chemical laboratory. Now I can do with PS. Thanks for the picture comment Greetings

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Excellent POV. Superb processing.

25 Nov 2009 4:11pm

@john4jack: Thanks very much, master. Your comment on my pictures is very important to me! Greetings Adela

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Very nicely shot . POV is super !

25 Nov 2009 4:30pm

@MARIANA: Thanks very much Mariana! Greetings. Adela

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

I like his expression a lot and the pov

25 Nov 2009 4:54pm

@yiannis krikis: Thanks very much! Greetings. Adela

Mhélène from Paris, France

Superbe ! J'aime cette lumière sur le lampadaire qui le rend graphique et donne de l'originalité à la photo et le geste et l'expression de celui qui le restaure ! Belle photo !

25 Nov 2009 5:37pm

@Mhélène: Merci beaucoup Mhélène! À demain! Adela

christine from France

J'aime bien le petit bout de langue qui soirt...trés concentré le monsieur...joli angle de vue. Bonne soirée

25 Nov 2009 6:18pm

@christine: Merci beaucoup christine! À demain. Adela

K.B.R from Switzerland

Excellente contre-plongé.

25 Nov 2009 6:28pm

@K.B.R: Merci beaucoup! À demain. Adela

Eldiablo from Les Issambres, France

alors ça c'est extra !!!!!!

25 Nov 2009 6:59pm

@Eldiablo: ... effectivement, c'est extra! Merci beaucoup et à demain. Adela

Levi from West Vancouver, Canada

beautiful story you have on this. excellent capture and angle. and treatment works perfectly. superb!

25 Nov 2009 7:40pm

@Levi: ... each city has many stories... stories ignored by its people! Thanks very much! Good night. Adela

k@ from Paris, France

Your sure find the very best angle...
and you know what ? I feel tinier than a red ant ! ;))

25 Nov 2009 9:07pm

@k@: Congratulations on your good mood ... red ant! Good night Karine! Adela

Fliss from Melbourne Beach, United States

So pretty... I love the older style lights...

26 Nov 2009 2:51am

*MЯG* from Tehran, Iran

nice angle and cool shot

26 Nov 2009 5:55am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Great angle you choose to take this, well done :)

26 Nov 2009 6:43am

narcís from Girona, Catalunya, Spain

Un punt de vista que proporciona una molt bona composició. Excel·lent el cremat del fons, que dóna molta força al fanal. M'agrada molt!!!

26 Nov 2009 10:24am

mseguid from Es Castell-Menorca-I Balears, Spain

Excepcional tratamiento. El motivo muy bien captado. saludos

26 Nov 2009 4:48pm

PeterFH from Gothenburg, Sweden

Great POV, excellent shot.

26 Nov 2009 10:14pm

David Nos from Barcelona, Spain

M'agrada el punt de vista i l'expressió del treballador instal·lant el fanal, amb la llengüa fora com quan intentes fer una cosa amb molta traça. :)

12 Dec 2009 10:16pm