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Carvings For Sale

Posted by
Nigel (Avening, United Kingdom) on 15 November 2009 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

These chaps are everywhere in Bethlehem selling carvings of the nativity out of Olive wood.

Canon PowerShot S5 IS 1/1000 second F/4.0 ISO 80 6 mm

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Mirjam from Kiev, Ukraine

Is this tourist going to buy or not ? What price shall I suggest? A good portrait.

15 Nov 2009 5:40am

@Mirjam: Thanks Mirjam

Pepe Cabrera from Cuidad de Antipolo, Philippines

In the Philippines we call that nativity scene carvings as " BELEN" Great shot!

15 Nov 2009 6:04am

@Pepe Cabrera: Thanks Pepe

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

I remember when I visited Bethlehem (more then 10 years ago), they were already selling the same :)))
Nice portrait here :) Well done.

15 Nov 2009 7:57am

@Tamara: I guess it's been going on for a very long time. Thanks for visiting

thami from Morocco

De petites sculptures de scènes pieuses! De quoi décorer la crèche à Noèl !
Bon dimanche lumineux!

15 Nov 2009 8:19am

@thami: Merci Thami

Antoine from BOURGES, France

Beautiful picture. Have a good day. Antoine.

15 Nov 2009 7:00pm

@Antoine: Thanks ANTOINE

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

Wonderful portrait...that tells a story. His expression raises a lot of questions. Good One !!!

15 Nov 2009 7:13pm

@Dulcie: Thanks Dulcie

k@ from Paris, France

Very nice low angle on this sunny friendly face*

15 Nov 2009 7:39pm

@k@: Thanks K@

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Good portrait with cool low angle :)

16 Nov 2009 4:20pm

@MARIANA: Thanks Mariana

Canon PowerShot S5 IS
1/1000 second
ISO 80
6 mm