The Hand Taketh

The Hand Taketh

A plaster statue-hand from the atrium inside the Forum Shops extension of Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

I posted this shot today on the 25th of December as we as a (western) society thing of this season as one of giving, but I also thing of the flip-side of the coin. If you’re a little tired of the whole Christmas saga as I am, then you’d might enjoy this Wall Street Journal article by Ricky Gervaise.

Crop, Sharpen, Levels/Curves, Shadow/Highlight.


  • Aperture: ƒ/5.6
  • Camera: NIKON D700
  • Taken: 14 November, 2010
  • Exposure bias: -2/6EV
  • Focal length: 200mm
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/13s

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