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Clay Soldier #3

Posted by
Eric Cousineau (Sherwood Park, Canada) on 4 March 2010 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

The figures vary in height (183–195 cm - 6ft–6ft 5in), according to their role, the tallest being the generals. The figures include strong warriors, chariots, horses, officials, acrobats, strongmen, and musicians.

PENTAX K200D 1/45 second F/4.0 ISO 200 57 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Lyl and Roll from Besançon, France

Take Care Eric : he's watching you !

4 Mar 2010 6:31am

@Lyl and Roll: Thank you....I will! ;-)

PATRICK from miramas, France

another great capture

4 Mar 2010 6:52am

@PATRICK: Thank you Patrick! ;-)

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Il te fait les gros yeux !! Belle statue , dommage pour le bas du fond , Phil.

4 Mar 2010 7:20am

@Phil: Merci beaucoup Phil! ;-)

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

~` well he looks a happy chappie.. !! good shot Eric!!

4 Mar 2010 8:12am

@kate: Thank you Kate! ;-)

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

another wonderful shot..

4 Mar 2010 12:05pm

@Sarito: Thank you my friend! ;-)

philippe from dijon, France

Impressionnant et belle cette statue, bravo !

4 Mar 2010 1:34pm

@philippe: Merci beaucoup Philippe! ;-)

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

wonderful :)

4 Mar 2010 1:57pm

@Shahryar: Thank you Shahryar and welcome to my blog! Please come back and visit soon.... ;-)

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Beautifully taken shot . Love this angle !

4 Mar 2010 2:46pm

@MARIANA: Thank you Mariana! ;-)

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good afternoon Eric,
the presentation and the explanatory words to be very interesting. It is a strange world to me, but I am very pleased to be able to participate. It is very instructive for me. I wish you a wonderful day and hope that spring will soon come to you. Thanks for your nice comment.
Dear greetings Christel

4 Mar 2010 3:13pm

@Christel: THank you very much Christel! ;-)

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

He's smiling. I didn't realize they had different expressions on them. Very cool, thanks for sharing.

4 Mar 2010 4:32pm

@Self-Indulgence: Thank you Kristen! Apparently each one of them is different and represents the men in his army..... ;-)

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Toujours autant impressionnantes ces statues!

4 Mar 2010 5:19pm

@mo.langel: Merci beaucoup Mo! ;-)

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Great!!!!!

4 Mar 2010 5:34pm

@Lalena: Thank you Lalena! ;-)

k@ from Paris, France

Le fond donne une dimension toute différente au sujet, j'aime bien !

4 Mar 2010 6:08pm

@k@: Merci beaucoup Karine! ;-)

Graham Russon from Cape Town, South Africa

Marvelous detail, wonderful shot.

4 Mar 2010 7:17pm

@Graham Russon: Thank you very much Graham! ;-)

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

This is the one I prefer in the series

4 Mar 2010 9:28pm

@Calusarus: Thank you Fred! ;-)

Satvik from Columbus, United States

Wow, this one's really tall. Nice shot Eric !

5 Mar 2010 3:16am

@Satvik: Thank you Satvik! ;-)

Sugata from Newark, United States

Lovely series! I'll try to visit this exhibition when I go to DC later this month.

5 Mar 2010 4:28am

@Sugata: Thank you Sugata! I know you will love it! ;-)

PENTAX K200D
1/45 second
F/4.0
ISO 200
57 mm (35mm equiv.)

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