A Gentleman's Claw

Challenge #41 in the Language Of Light series. Hosted by Deleted pending purge.
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An old synonym for pocket knife. It's another item (aside from lighters and watches) where designers never seem to get out of ideas! A pocket knife is one handy tool; it is not a weapon. Only more primitive among us tend to think about it the other way around, but then, those are hardly photographers. Anyway: show us one well-made pocket knife, and make the photo as interesting as can be. Think about it as if you were creating a photo for an advertisement. But mention the manufacturer in the comment field, if you think it's deserved. And observe all the rules, so your entry won't be cut out... :)
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This bone-handled pen knife was hand-made in the traditional way in Sheffield, England, and has lived in my pocket for many more years than I care to think about...
Submitted: Saturday, 13th October, 2012 06:11 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 13th October, 2012
Focal length: 43 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 100
Views: 398
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