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This week's theme is "Hands."

A few carved-in-stone hands seen on the streets of Venice. I was surprised how many of these I had.

We did this theme a couple of years ago; my first take on this theme was more colorful and less stony than this one. :)

Happy Friday and have a great weekend.


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I like both of your takes on this theme, but I especially like the saying "If We All Hold Hands We Can't Fight" on the one photo from the first :) Happy weekend!

Kathy (Trekcapri):

Hi Annie, great take and an awesome photo collection of these carved in stone hands from Venice. I also loved your colorful collection too.

Have a great weekend!

Ewok:

I did remember the last time we did HANDS.

What pretty neat finds - you were able to make a set.

Liz:

Great hand photos!

Have a fun weekend.

Liz @ MLC

These are wonderful choices. Your travels give you so many good photographs for the themes. Happy weekend.

I love your take on the theme. A really nice selection of carvings

Bert:

I know where No.2 and No.4 are, but not No.1 and No.3.

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Hi Bert, No. 1 is in Santa Croce, very close to campo San Stin. No. 3 is in the Rialto Market area.

great collection of photos for the theme. happy weekend.

jmb:

Wonderful selection of hands, even if not alive.

Happy weekend to you.

YTSL:

The pictured hands remind of the different hand "poses"/gestures that the Buddha gets shown making. Gather that each and every one of them has a particular meaning -- but not being religiously inclined, I frequently don't know what they're supposed to be saying. :S

It looks great entries for the theme...Happy hunting.

A: Such a great collection! This is a great post for this week's theme. I was, on the other hand, more mundane.

What a lovely take on this theme. Great shots of hands.

I remember your more colorful one, but this on is very interesting. I kept my eye out for all the different monuments and carvings when I was in Venice, because of all of the ones I have learned about on your blog!! :))

very interesting reliefs. enjoy the weekend.

very nice selection!

happy weekend! :)

I am always amazed how many items you can find in your never ending photos of Venice. This is a great collection.

Interesting photos of hands in stone. :)

Great finds! Love them all!!

I had a hard time finding one this time. I wanted to do a different take than the clock hands I did last time.

A great idea for the theme :-)

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