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A fisherman works with the huge net used in traditional fishing in central Vietnam. This work happens from sunset to sunrise. Fishermen lower the net under the water, then use light to attract fish. Several hours later, they raise the net up and sail a small boat underneath to collect the fish.

This photo was published on National Geographic Your Shot – May 9, 2020

This fine-art print for sale beautifully encapsulates the essence of traditional fishing in central Vietnam. The photograph captures a fisherman engaged in the meticulous process of handling a massive net, a tool intricately woven into the fabric of their fishing heritage. The scene unfolds against the backdrop of a changing sky, transitioning from the warm hues of sunset to the cool tones of the approaching night.

The print invites viewers to immerse themselves in the fisherman’s laborious routine, which unfolds from dusk till dawn. The methodical lowering of the net beneath the water’s surface is a testament to the practiced skill and precision required in this ancient fishing technique. Illuminated by the soft glow of light, the fisherman skillfully employs the traditional method of using light to allure the aquatic creatures.

As the hours pass, the net remains submerged, patiently awaiting the culmination of the fishing endeavor. The anticipation builds, mirroring the rhythm of the natural world that surrounds the dedicated fisherman. When the time is right, the net is hoisted from the water, revealing a bounty of captured fish—a testament to the symbiotic relationship between man and nature.

Set against the tranquil waters, the photograph also captures the silhouette of a small boat awaiting its turn beneath the raised net. This final stage completes the cycle, as the diligent fisherman and his vessel work in harmony to collect the fruits of their labor. The print not only freezes a moment in time but also provides a glimpse into the timeless traditions that persist in the heart of central Vietnam’s fishing communities.

CERTIFIED DELIVERY

All items will be dispatched utilizing reputable international shipping carriers, incorporating tracking whenever feasible. In the unlikely event that an item is lost or sustains damage during the delivery process, we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement copy.

DAMAGE REPLACEMENT GUARANTEE

Our comprehensive lifetime damage replacement guarantee ensures that in the event of any damage to your photograph, you may reach out to us, and we will promptly furnish a complimentary replacement. Please note that the customer bears responsibility for any associated shipping fees.

CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

Every fine art photograph is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity, duly signed by Tran Tuan Viet.