Hong Kong Lucida

A Thinking Street Photography Blog

Dreaming Cities – Poetry and Street Photography

Finally, I’m holding the book in my hands. It’s called Dreaming Cities, and it’s a collection of poetry and street photography. Here’s the blurb: “In this book, poems and street … Continue reading

April 29, 2016 · 4 Comments

Final Things

Things as they are… A gate is always a promise. Perhaps a promise of bigger things to come. Something here. A hint of bigger things there… And something may blossom. … Continue reading

March 1, 2016 · 2 Comments

Everyday Things

These are things I see regularly. James Elkins: “When we are confronted with an unfamiliar object … we seek a body in it; we try to see something like ourselves…” (The Object … Continue reading

February 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

Common Things

This is just a follow up from my previous post, Mundane Objects. There’s always an exhibition waiting to happen. Things discarded, things poetic. To look is to give it meaning. A … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mundane Objects

I’m taking a break from street photography to look at mundane stuff. Stuff our eyes don’t normally focus on. But they do create an environment of sorts. Repeat something enough … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · 7 Comments

Cheung Chau Yet Again

It never ends – this appreciation for a more laid-back lifestyle. It’s probably ideal, rather than actual. Still, it’s worth keeping in mind. We’re all tourists to this thought, this possibility. … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cheung Chau Again

Some more thoughts of Cheung Chau. One photograph, one thought. It’s a nice local economy one could believe in. It’s a personable economy. A joyful economy. Though sometimes you’d have … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

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