One of the Tin and Copper workers plying his trade in the Medina (Old City, Tripoli). These guys beat the tin and copper for hours and eventually end up with some pretty amazing pieces of art and useful utensils.
Nikon D300, 24 – 120mm at 40mm, f/4.2, 1/80 sec, ISO 200




black, copper, create, hammer, libya, man, medina, myfav, tripoli


  • Rosalie Dale
    Rosalie Daleabout 5 years ago

    Very atmospheric – love the blur, giving the image some movement.

  • Þórdis B.
    Þórdis B.about 5 years ago

    Great shot Craig!

  • GailD
    GailDabout 5 years ago

    Great B&W shot Craig. Great environmental portraiture.

  • scottimages
    scottimagesabout 5 years ago

    my same thoughts for this one….. a magnificent portrait.

  • mindym306
    mindym306about 5 years ago


  • debsphotos
    debsphotosabout 5 years ago

    Love the deep shiney tones in this Craig!!! What an image!!!! WOW..*-)

  • Blaze66
    Blaze66about 5 years ago

    Fabulous capture! Love the motion of his hands in contrast to the clarity in his face! Beautifully done!

  • Colleen Milburn
    Colleen Milburnabout 5 years ago


  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaabout 5 years ago


  • Xandru
    Xandruabout 5 years ago

    You’re right this one got more impact. Well done for a very beautiful image!

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