Labor

Challenge #3 in the Heart Touching series. Hosted by Donglei.
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May Day is coming. Labor is the theme of your shot. Let's show respect for hard working people, no matter they are in clean offices or dirty fields.
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Fourtyfive Years Behind the Lathe
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Mr. Vassilis is a master mechanic working continuously since he was 18. Now, just three years before his retirement, he has to close his workshop and sell the equippment for scrap... Rough times in Greece due the deep economic crisis. At least there will be a photo for remembering.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 20th April, 2011 23:18 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 14th September, 2010
Focal length: 16 mm
Shutter speed: 1/3 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 640
Notes: Hand held shot. Both, Mr. Vassilis and me, did our best for a decent picture at 1/3 sec.
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