Michelangelo Grounded

Some centuries ago, ceilings were painted for the Eternity. Nowadays, grounds are sketched for a few hours and euros.  (click on picture to enlarge)

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Leica M9 with 35mm Summilux Asph at F1.4, 1/250, ISO160

5 Responses to “Michelangelo Grounded”

  1. Loulou dit :

    I know this guy! So he is still alive…..
    What a portrait/picture…. a real painting ageless….

  2. Ania dit :

    Great scene as all your photos. Good work.

  3. Alexandre dit :

    Excellent, I met this guy last Saturday in Nantes! He was drawing a clown on the Place Royale. Here is a picture shot with my Leica M8 & a Summilux 50mm :
    http://nantes.le-blog-photo.com/2010/peintre-sur-sol/

  4. admin dit :

    Looks like that man travels all over France painting his master works, lucky him !
    Great shot with your M8!

  5. Murat dit :

    Wonderful…I saw the Alexandre’ photos of this guy. Your photo is become real…