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the Potter, not harrrrryyyyy

Published May 16th, 2012

I met this potter at a fair and loved the way he work with a very old pedal powered turntable.

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the Potter

everything starts from a ball of clay

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add some water

and some kind of strong and precise pressions

  • May 6th, 2012
  • NIKON D7000
  • 155mm / f/4.8 / 1/400 sec
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spin it

he used a very old turning table activated by a pedal, not electric.

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sponging

he told me that the balance of water is a key thing, you don't want too much but neither not enough, an experience type of thing

  • May 6th, 2012
  • NIKON D7000
  • 50mm / f/2.8 / 1/250 sec

one of a kind starbucks mug

  • May 6th, 2012
  • Nikon D7000
  • 50mm / f/2.8 / 1/640 sec
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cutting the potter from the plate

with a simple wire and gently going in...That is it.

  • May 6th, 2012
  • NIKON D7000
  • 50mm / f/2.8 / 1/250 sec

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JennyTunggooLjengae
Jenny Tunggul  almost 3 years ago
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wooooww....amazing picture n story!!