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Participating in The Street Photography Now Project from China

(Update: 中文解释请看刘淼博科(街头摄影进行时)是由伦敦的摄影师画廊和”Street Photography Now”一书的两位作者共同发起的一个街头摄影项目,从今年10月1日起,为期一年,每周由一位摄影师设定一个拍摄规则,全世界的摄影爱好者都可以通过在flickr上提交照片的方式参与。) To celebrate the publication of Street Photography Now, the Photographers’ Gallery (UK) is running a year-long project called the Street Photography Now Project for…

Street laundry Wangjiamatou Lu

Laundry

On a brilliant and sunny Saturday along Wangjiamatou Lu (王家码头路). A photog friend once said to me that she never liked photographing old houses on the weekends. “Too…

Matron plastic bag

The matron and her plastic bag

It wasn’t hard to notice her amidst the pedestrian and bicycle traffic. The summer heat called for casual and light clothing. Yet, she wore a tweed-like dress that…

Fresh from the Farm Minhang 01

Fresh from the farm

The idea of fresh vegetables for me, a born and bred city girl from Singapore, is having my produce vendor pick out crisp greens at 7am in the morning…

Yoyo in Hongkou 01

Barrel roll a yo-yo

He rolled his eyes and sighed. I had proven to be an utter disappointment, having failed to master the yo-yo. Scowling, I slapped the toy into his open…

Hongkou market BW 01

Fruits and vegetables

Each time I go to the market, I see the same vendors sitting in the same spots, only marked by different clothing and wares. Each season, the fruits…