oh what fleeting moments I should capture, oh what memories I should still possess

details

I've been thinking about details recently. What I see in this photo is a detail shot of a little metal tea pot. I've always liked this picture, the shiny metal, the matte feel of the black wooden handle and how it fades into insubstantiality. What I think is the cut and curves of the metal plate seem beautiful, almost a work of art.

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Art is beauty,

the perpetual invention of detail,

the choice of words,

the exquisite care of execution.

– Theophile Gautier

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