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"father and son"

Posted by
hugo poon (hong kong, Hong Kong) on 24 September 2008 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

I have always been beguiled by cute kids, but I'm even more drawn to the close relationship between father and son. I miss my father...

The Tram Road (Johnston Road), Hong Kong

FUJIFILM FinePix F100fd 1/75 second F/4.0 ISO 400 13 mm

I do not regard myself as a photographer. I'm an ordinary man but extraordinarily obsessed with capturing all the memorable scenes that I encounter in my everyday life. It's like an excited traveller craving to record his memorable journey in a memorable way, but in my case, it's the journey of my life ... If I can record my encounters in such a way that they leave an image on the mind of myself and other viewers, it's a tremendous joy and some accomplishment...
In terms of photography, I'm trying to preserve the moments as my eyes see "something" and my heart feels it too. As such, I seldom feel interested in planned, arranged or manipulated photographs...

Rob from Mount Joy, United States

that is one brightly dressed kid! great contrast of cultures visually - ethnically not from that part of the world, but you wouldn't know it if the bus didn't have the advertisements on the side... very cool. great shot!

24 Sep 2008 11:50am

dj.tigersprout from San Bruno, CA, United States

a split second of reality -- beautifully done -- and you have such a wonderful knack to capture these buses so well! i think most people would just wait til they are out of frame -- but you include them and it is faaabulous! an excellent and touching scene!

24 Sep 2008 7:05pm

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

It brings many memories.... I used to carry my little man around like that. Fathers and sons have to bond !

24 Sep 2008 8:48pm

Putter from Brugge, Belgium

Very fine capture. Great expression on the boys face!

26 Sep 2008 8:20am

k@ from Paris, France

I offer myself a stroll in your portfolio, just for my great pleasure ! ;o) Love it whole !!!

25 Mar 2009 8:38pm

FUJIFILM FinePix F100fd
1/75 second
F/4.0
ISO 400
13 mm

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