These two highly  polished surfaces are impossible for me to scan on the high-res Canon scanner – you see I use the scanner set to 7200 dpi as my camera . . . these surfaces need a white egg to cut down the reflections. I’ve fallen back on the S3500 Fujifilm camera set to 4 megapixels + photoshop filters to start to do justice to the ring.

The commission story is real interesting, Kirsti has this divine ceramic watch made for Chanel that she loves to death – Paul thought that the plain wedding band just didn’t do it beside the watch so he commissioned Barbara to make another wedding ring to match the Chanel gloss – we all think the studio delivered, don’t you? Here’s the “year in review” graphic prepared, see I told you!