Hong Kong Lucida

A Thinking Street Photography Blog

A Short Hike to the Next Village

We’ve about 2 hours to kill, so what better way to do it and get a bit of mild exercise than to go hiking, from our village to the next. The … Continue reading

October 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tai Po Market Area

That’s the bustling area near Tai Po Market MTR Station. The trick I suppose with street photography is to find a place that is bustling and yet not too crowded … Continue reading

October 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Tsim Sha Tsui Waterfront

At the TST waterfront. A bubby tent thing for kids I think. Dreamy hazy glow. Cultural Centre with a ghostly look… A clearer view of the waterfront. Where are we going? The … Continue reading

October 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hurry Hong Kong Hurry

Time to walk … Compositions like these are strangely satisfying … It’s not difficult. But the lines seem to be exerting a kind of tension. Everyone’s in a hurry. Rush … Continue reading

October 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Against a Wall

It’s a simple idea – one I’ve used many times. A simple wall with interesting texture. A window. And equally interesting people. The composition takes care of itself. Thanks for reading! … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Finding Flow

Part of street photography or art-making is about finding flow. Such that one is immersed in the activity. Such that you could forget yourself. And find meaning in it. The notion … Continue reading

October 1, 2016 · 3 Comments

The Street Makes Sense

The thing with Shamshuipo is that one could walk slowly amongst pockets of crowds. You could flow along comfortably. Even if you stop, there’s space enough for you to do … Continue reading

September 30, 2016 · 2 Comments