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Palm Fruit

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 8 February 2015 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

She's prying the fruit out

SONY DSC-HX100V 1/500 second F/3.2 ISO 100 7 mm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

That knife takes skill of the user. The fruit is certainly yummmm ...

8 Feb 2015 6:00am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes...and for her it's so easy!!

PATRICK from miramas, France

superbe compo

8 Feb 2015 7:06am

@PATRICK: Thank you PATRICK :)

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Great shot. I'm just worried she might cut her own fingers out...

8 Feb 2015 7:25am

@ursulakatariina: They are used to handling this sharp knife Ursula and handle it beautifully!!

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Quel travail. ..Beaux détails. )

8 Feb 2015 7:38am

@tataray: Merci tataray :)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful framing ! Very interesting .

8 Feb 2015 8:10am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene:)

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

fine details, small knife! lol lol lol

8 Feb 2015 8:11am

@Dimitrios: Thank you Dimitrios....yes " small " indeed!!!!

omid from mashhad, Iran

I am waiting here ...
Mmm...! :)
very nice shot
with beautiful composition, colors & lighting!

8 Feb 2015 8:16am

@omid: Thank you Omid:)) Are they available there ?

Sathya from Chennai, India

nostalgic.. very nice

8 Feb 2015 8:36am

@Sathya: Thank you Sathya:)

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très beau détail

8 Feb 2015 9:21am

@Martine Libouton: Merci Martine:)

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

Makes be feel hungry

8 Feb 2015 11:23am

@Chetan: Come down to Chennai in Summer and have a go:)))

Adela from Barcelona, Spain

Stunning job! Best, Adela

8 Feb 2015 1:43pm

@Adela: Thank you Adela:)

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

A fine shot. Coconut is a good food.

8 Feb 2015 2:08pm

@Don - Slackwater: This is like coconut but palm...and the fruit is pulpy:)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A very nice detail photo.

8 Feb 2015 2:18pm

@Willem: Thank you Willem :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Il de faut pas se couper très très agile avec la serpette sueprbe compo

8 Feb 2015 2:51pm

@Nicou: Merci Nicou :)

mohkum from Kochi (Cochin), India

Nice documentary! Very sweet fruit!

8 Feb 2015 3:03pm

@mohkum: Thank you Mohkum :)))

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

That knife looks really dangerous ... Interesting image of daily life !!!

8 Feb 2015 3:17pm

@Baldwin Vandewalle: is a huge sickle!! And they are very very adept at using it:)

omid from mashhad, Iran

Oh, Yes! :))))

8 Feb 2015 4:17pm

@omid: :)))))

Sam from Chennai, India

Very interesting and Beautiful capture. Sweet and soft fruit. Love this.
Thank you, Devi. :)

8 Feb 2015 4:30pm

@Sam: Thank you Sam :))))))))

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I am so interested in this process.

8 Feb 2015 6:03pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie:)

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

ohhh .. it looks very dangerous, devi?? ;-))

8 Feb 2015 10:17pm

@curieuzeneuzemosterdpot: They are used to handling this sickle curieuzen :)))

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That is one wicked looking tool she wields. It looks like an accident waiting to happen.

8 Feb 2015 11:08pm

@Steve Rice: Ha ha ha !! There is rarely never any accident ..they are used to handling this from a very young age :)

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

That is a huge knife! I would be afraid of cutting my hand off with it! She seems to handle it with ease! A wonderful image!

9 Feb 2015 1:28am

@Elaine Hancock: Yes !! She is adept at it. It just slashes off the hard outer cover!!

Helen from Melbourne, Australia

Well, well! Between your blog and Dimitrios' I seem to be having a feast! A visual feast! Thanks for the nourishment Devi!

9 Feb 2015 4:38am

@Helen: Ah!! Be healthy Helen :)))

Pat. from Lille, France

You have to be clever to get the heart

9 Feb 2015 9:38am

@Pat.: Of course:)))))And it is worth it :)))

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh la hache

9 Feb 2015 12:37pm

@L'Angevine: merci L'Angevine:)))

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

That is one HUGE knife!

11 Feb 2015 3:53am

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