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Steel series 2011
Cuff/Bracelet
Steel
4X4X2.5 inches

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Comment by peg fetter on August 26, 2011 at 4:54pm

this is so lovely

Comment by gene pijanowski on August 17, 2011 at 4:44pm

wonderful. steel alloy is? patina is?

hana choi is my girlfriend here in honolulu.

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Comment by gene pijanowski on August 17, 2011 at 4:43pm

the alloy ? and the patina? how did you do it?

my girl friend is hana choi of honolulu....

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Comment by Brigitte Martin on August 17, 2011 at 10:24am

Great photography is a major component in "making" nowadays. Since most people will only ever see one's work online or in print, the necessity for quality photos cannot be overstated. Trust me, I see a lot of photography every day, yours is particularly good, so I wanted to acknowledge that.

Oh, and thank you for adding information and tags to your images !!

Comment by david choi on August 17, 2011 at 10:07am

I am! my strategy is that you take thousands of shots, and you will find few good ones. of course photoshop comes in handy afterwards! Thank you for your words.

Comment by Brigitte Martin on August 17, 2011 at 7:14am

David, may I ask, who is your photographer? Beautiful shots!!

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