Canberra Glassworks.

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Canberra Glassworks.

Robert Goodman level-addict 8/31/2013 12:51:10 PM

Hi John,Absolutely beautiful my friend.No way I could hold a camera that still at such a slow speed!! #1542639

Tiia Vissak 8/31/2013 12:51:36 PM

a wonderful close-up! #10827819

Jeff Robinson level-addict 8/31/2013 1:01:48 PM

Excellent perspective and capture John! #10827850

Gail P. Sullivan level-addict 8/31/2013 1:13:23 PM

Great work on this one, John....beautiful object! #10827883

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 8/31/2013 1:29:16 PM

Cool glass creations, John. #10827915

Michelle Alton level-addict 8/31/2013 3:28:59 PM

Very beautiful, John. Art glass is about the only "knick-knack" type that has any collecting allure for me. To me the glass blower artist is an amazement. How the HECK do they create such things? #10828009

Ann H. Belus level-addict 8/31/2013 4:36:44 PM

Excellent capture, John...this is beautiful art! Glass blowing is very popular here along the Oregon coast, too. There must be at least 20 shops within a 50 mile span. #10828078

Ken Smith level-addict 8/31/2013 4:54:46 PM

How many did you purchase?? :-) Cool shot, John! #10828089

Gord MacEachern level-addict 8/31/2013 5:24:15 PM

Gorgeous glass piece, captured perfectly John, great job!! #10828118

David Phalen level-addict 8/31/2013 5:38:27 PM

Excellent capture of this beautiful piece of glass art!! #10828141

Monnie Ryan 8/31/2013 7:02:31 PM

Definitely a cut above the snow globes I have on a shelf! You did a great job on this, John! #10828220

Tammy M. Anderson level-addict 8/31/2013 7:22:59 PM

Beautiful colors and capture, John. Great work. #10828234

Avril Young level-addict 8/31/2013 8:52:34 PM

love watching glass blowers at work..beautiful capture...hope you are enjoying fathers day.. #10828308

Martha R. Mazon level-addict 9/1/2013 8:03:47 AM

Gorgeous color and detail, John, and perfectly framed. I'm very impressed with your steady hands at 1/15! Beautiful objects beautifully captured. #10828757

John Connolly level-addict 9/1/2013 12:39:31 PM

Thank you all for your kind comments! #10828952

Nancy L. Green level-addict 9/1/2013 1:19:13 PM

BEAUTIFULLY done John, this is one beautiful piece of glass work!!! <>< #10829010

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 9/1/2013 1:30:06 PM

Superb capture of this amazing art work, John. Thanks for sharing.

Thomas E. Hinds level-addict 9/1/2013 1:50:28 PM

Beautiful color and light, John! #10829066

Barbara Waldoch level-addict 9/1/2013 5:15:33 PM

It's a beauty, John! #10829249

John Connolly level-addict 9/2/2013 1:02:50 PM

Thank you Nancy, Patrick, Thomas and Barbara! #10830628

Emile Abbott level-addict 9/4/2013 8:40:25 AM

Excellent hand held capture John. My hand is not that steady. #10832906

Nadia Paul level-addict 9/4/2013 6:32:41 PM

You did a great job John - so beautiful and great DOF! #10833491

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-addict 9/8/2013 12:40:07 AM

It sure is beautiful artwork, John. And you did a great job capturing it. #10836729

Tammy Espino level-addict 9/8/2013 6:23:33 PM

Beautiful! #10837685

John Connolly level-addict 9/13/2013 1:28:38 PM

Thank you Emile, Nadia, Kiki and Tammy, I value your input here! #10842813

Katherine Kuhn level-addict 9/15/2013 2:29:17 PM

Very cool John! There are similar glass creations up in the glass museum in Tacoma, WA

John Connolly level-addict 9/19/2013 1:41:48 PM

Thanks a lot Katherine! #10848934

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This is a display by one of the districts artistic Glass blowers, and these objects are paper weights. There were some incredible pieces of artwork at unbelievable prices! I suppose the cost of gas for the furnaces has a bearing on the end price of the creation.
No tripods were allowed, so I captured this one hand held, at 1/15th second, f9.0 and ISO-200.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D90

Uploaded on 8/31/2013 12:41:23 PM

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Camera: Nikon D90 Digital SLR Camera

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