Soothing worried hands……
using Greek Worry beads or ‘Komboloi’.
They are very effective, and if on holiday prevent bother by the ‘timeshare touts’ who leave you alone believing you to be ‘local’!

A ‘self portrait’


Technical bits

Nikon D200
Nikkor 50mm f1.8 lens
SB600 Flash
Camera tethered to a PC, 1/200th at f8, Flash behind ‘shoot through’ brolly (set on Auto) Black reflector held against chest!, Camera shutter fired by remote control activated by my teeth! resulting image checked on PC screen

PP in CS4 and Nik ‘Silver Efex Pro’

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I’m a strictly amateur photographer and have been practising my ‘art’ for 30 odd years on and off.

I am very often criticised for leaving short comments on other artists work, ( and in life generally) you have my apology in advance, Its just the way I am. I just don’t Gush
It doesn’t mean that I don’t appreciate your work

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  • Rafferty-Evans
    Rafferty-Evansabout 5 years ago

    wonderful work, love the detail

  • Thank you very much Lee-Anne

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Kelvin Hughes
    Kelvin Hughesabout 5 years ago

  • Firesands
    Firesandsabout 5 years ago

    Very cool image….. well done, sir! I think you could have used another set of hands to help you on this shoot! A credit to your creative tenacity!!!!! Love it!

  • LOL, I work very cheaply.

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Eeva47
    Eeva47about 5 years ago

    Excellent work Kelvin!

  • Thank you Eeva

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Helen Martikainen
    Helen Martikainenabout 5 years ago

    Excellent work Kelvin

  • Thank You Helen

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • kenmatcham
    kenmatchamabout 5 years ago

    Brilliant work Kelvin

  • Thank you very much Ken

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • David's Photoshop
    David's Photoshopabout 5 years ago

    Wow! Didn’t realize that you were a contortionist Kelvin. LOL

    Great work, well done.


  • LOL , needs must I’m afraid! Thanks David

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Anna Shaw
    Anna Shawabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful Kelvin – so delicate and so well crafted.

  • Thank you Anna appreciated xx

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Bobby Dar
    Bobby Darabout 5 years ago

    nice n unique

  • Thank you Bobby, obliged !

    – Kelvin Hughes

  • Bob Culshaw
    Bob Culshawabout 5 years ago

    Beautifully done Kelvin – sounds a complex shot!

  • Its an art trying not to trip over everything! Thanks Bob

    – Kelvin Hughes

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