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    This old man is a war veteran. He is over 70 years old. After the war, he has become a watch -mender to earn his living for 40 years. Although this job is being disappeared, he still continue his job during the rest of his life. Therefore, he asks me to take a photograph of the moment in order to help his descendants reminisce about the job that he could make a living and bring his children up.
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    The detail that fascinated me here and I think tells the story of this image is the hands of the watch-mender. Working with a watch is something that you need to be meticulous and make sure you get each tiny detail correct. You can tell this watch-mender is trying to be precise with his work and because of aging you can see the wear and tear on his skin. Working on watches is definitely a lost art form and I love that he asked you to have his photograph taken just so this could be remembered.

    Matt Adams
    Senior Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot
    Photo Details
    Date Taken: Aug 31, 2017
    Date Uploaded: Sep 2, 2017
    Location: Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
    Camera: LEICA CAMERA AG LEICA Q (Typ 116)
    Focal Length: 28 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/80 sec
    Aperture: f/5
    ISO: 400
    Copyright: © Sơn Trương
    Categories: Black and White, Portraits, People
    Assignments: Dear Future Generations,