15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The flame worker

The craft of flame working glass is alive and well in small shops throughout our country. Working with a 2500 degree or greater torch is dangerous but tests ones skill at the art of the craft. Understanding various glass material compositions, heating and cooling are just a few essentials to working glass.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: oak park, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © charles young