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Traditional Craftsmanship | Trentino, Italy

Photographer Dario Coletti is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Gestures – The Artisans of Trentino’. To see Dario’s body of work click on any image.                             See also: People…

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Preserving Iranian Traditional   Craftsmanship

  Photographer Davide Palmisano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘Shar-Bafi‘.  To see Davide’s body of work click on any photograph.       The Shar weavers use a wooden frame, consisting of two rollers, a number of pedals, a device for combing,…

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Craftsmanship – The Labor Of Beauty

  Documentary Photographer Matthieu Dandoy is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his ‘Documentary‘ series.  To see Matthieu’s  portfolio click on any photograph.     Sony @Corthay  Paris, France     Thomas @Ateliergrippari  Quilly, Brittany, France     Amélie @Nekali Amsterdam, Netherlands…

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The Craftsmanship Of Steinway & Sons Piano Factory

  Documentary Photographer Christopher Payne/Benrubi Gallery is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his book/project ‘Making Steinway‘ .  To see Christopher’s body of work click on any image.         Making Steinway The kind of manufacturing and craftsmanship that happens at One Steinway…

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Beauty | The Messenger

Art | The Written Words Presented By NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY   Written By Joelcy Kay | Curator @ NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY & Edge of Humanity Magazine   In the center of the Sistine Chapel I cried. At the Giza Plateau in the saddle of an Arabian horse I froze.…

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FACES

  Artwork by Sari Piek “Gradually Sari Piek found a way for herself to combine both the craftsmanship with her urge to experiment, which resulted in sometimes highly abstracted faces, bigger than real live, on canvas. Also, on paper, sometimes in many thick layers, she conjures up faces from the material,…

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The Disappearing Hand Loom

  Photographer Mayur Ghurka is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Hand loom – On the verge of extinction’.  To see Mayur’s body of work, click on any image.         Hand loom dates from the Indus Valley Civilization.  Traditionally, the…

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NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY | FACES

  Artwork by Sari Piek   “Gradually Sari Piek found a way for herself to combine both the craftsmanship with her urge to experiment, which resulted in sometimes highly abstracted faces, bigger than real live, on canvas. Also, on paper, sometimes in many thick layers, she conjures up faces from…

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Pulling Weeds Or Raking Leaves | Does It Matter?

  Nibbling On Asian History & Philosophy Series   Source: The Zen Koan By Isshuu Miura & Ruth Fuller Sasaki   “A skillful craftsman leaves no traces.” (Page 91)   Hermit Poet’s Comments: When working on a small or large task, do the best that you can and this will…

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Ancient Crafts In Marche’s Hinterland, Italy

  Photographer Sebastiano Del Gobbo @ The Mirror and Dust is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Masters’.  To see Sebastiano’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Sebastiano Del…

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Labor | “a place where mind and body mesh”

  Photographer Dick Blau is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Focus and Force’.  To see Dick ’s body of work, click on any image.         There is a moment I prize in the act of work, a  place where…

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Japan | Past, Present & Future | Symbolism & You

  Photographer Atom is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay. From the series  ‘JAPONISM & MINIMALISM’.  To see Atom’s body of work, click on any image.   The series consists of three sections: HINOMARU is an alias name of the Japanese flag. KIMONO is a Japanese…

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    Coppersmith  Pounds  Metal All day long Creating Souvenirs Sold to tourists Keeping Traditional Craftsmanship Alive Allowing Workers to survive  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME PAGE   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2018

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The New Home Appeal In A Ready-Made Community | USA

  Photographic Artist, Designer and Craftsman Amanda Dahlgren is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Master Planned’.  To see Amanda’s body of works click on any image.           Master-Planned is a fine art photography series exploring the powerful allure created by the builders of…

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Medical Textiles Production In Germany – Workers, Tradition & Innovation

  Photographer Sabine Lewandowski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Lauter Str. Fünzig‘.   To see Sabine’s body of work click on any photograph.             This documentary photography produced in 2016 depicts the traditional as well as modern…

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Urbanizing China – Stories From En Ning, Guangzhou

  Photographers & Co-Producers  Wenjun Chen and Yanmei Jiang are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this photography essay.  From project & book ‘En Ning‘.  To see other projects from Wenjun and Yanmei  click on any image.         En Ning neighborhood is one of the historic neighborhoods…

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Making The Idols For India’s Hindu Religious Festival Saraswati Puja

  Photographer Ritam Talukdar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  social documentary photography.  To follow Ritam’s photo journeys click on any image.         From project ‘Bong Valentine‘   Almost all of us celebrate the Puja; with no studying as the elders have always told…

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Social Documentary Photography – Protests & Celebrations In Indonesia

  Independent Documentary Photographer and  Freelance Photojournalist Aji Styawan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography .   To see Aji’s portfolio, projects and photographs click on any image.                     See also: Portraits Editorial By Aji Styawan  …

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B&W Street Photography – London, UK

This street photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Documentary Photographer and Photojournalist Theo McInnes.   Click on any image to see Theo’s gallery of projects and photographs. Click on any image to see Theo’s gallery of projects and photographs. Click on any image to see Theo’s…

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B&W Travel Photography Essay – Japan

This travel photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by cameraman and photographer Morten Albek.   Click on any image to see more photographs by Morten Albek. Click on any image to see more photographs by Morten Albek. Click on any image to see more photographs by Morten…

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Syrian Ironsmith Part #3

        All you see below may no longer exist because of the current civil war going on in Syria. In a cluster of narrow streets the smithies mimic small warehouse bays opened to the observers.  With the endless pounding in the background, the metalworkers hit and bend…

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Blacksmith – Prague, Czech Republic

      This set of travel photography images were taken in Prague, Czech Republic.  The images depict some of the many stages of iron work when the iron is heated and pounded into a desired shape by the craftsman.  The last picture is of a Medieval shop where the…

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Alabaster Vases Of Egypt

        The working conditions are harsh in a desert landscape where these artisans manage to create even more dust during the carving, shaving, shaping, and polishing of alabaster.  The work is done in the open air and by hand using primitive tools and as always the end…

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Travel Photography – Taj Mahal, Agra, India

          This set of images was taken of the magnificent Taj Mahal in Agra, Uttar Pradesh,  India .   The pictures depict respectively a view of the building walls showing the detail of the craftsmanship, the main entrance of the complex, a view of the Taj Mahal from…

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Ironsmith of Aleppo, Syria

All you see below may no longer exist because of the current civil war going on in Syria. In a cluster of narrow streets the smithies mimic small warehouse bays opened to the observers.  With the endless pounding in the background, the metalworkers hit and bend the metal with no…

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