Woman Cleaning Fish

Woman Cleaning Fish - KoreaWoman Cleaning Fish – South Korea

copyright 2011 O. Bisogno Scotti  All Rights Reserved.

Nikon N90 SLRNikkor AF Zoom-NIKKOR 80-200mm f-2.8D ED, exposure: not recorded, scanner: Imacon Flextight

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5 thoughts on “Woman Cleaning Fish

  1. Seeing this photo reminds me of a woman, considered to be the first woman fisherman/woman in Ontario. She also owned cottages by the lake where our family would go in the summer and a tuck shop to buy things so you wouldn’t haven to go into the town. This was her love…fishing.

    The woman in this picture HAS to do this for a living, most likely, and the sight of her with her head down would indicate this is work, not pleasure. You do what you have to, to get by in South Korea, I would imagine.

    Thank you, Bisogno, for making me think about this on this day.

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  2. …and thank you for commenting today Dawn!

    Yes, it was definitely work for this woman as her body language indicates. The image was taken in Wando, a small island off the southern tip of the Korean peninsula. It is only a few hundred yards off the mainland and is connected by a bridge. I was there to catch a ferry to some of the islands in the Korea Straight. Arriving there about four hours early, I had time roam the docks and watch the small fishing vessels come in with their catch for the day.

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