Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Tsuki chawan


Tsuki mean moon, is the kanji draw on the chawan, the tea cup for the tea ceremony. Is a Kuro Raku pottery, raku is used all over the word to label a type of pottery, is actually the name of a Kyoto's family who invented this technique and a descendant is still working, and have a little museum in Kyoto.
Photo taken with the 105 mm. micro Nikkor lens, in natural light from a window with shoji in a sunny Autumn day, what a great studio!.