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hong kong skyline (I)

Posted by
hugo poon (hong kong, Hong Kong) on 7 June 2009 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

The harbour and Central Business District.
The Larger Version:

Central & Admiralty, Hong Kong

FUJIFILM FinePix F200EXR 10/13 second F/3.3 ISO 100 7 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...

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

Excellently photographed cityscape Hugo. Love the black and white and the beams of light shining high into the sky.

7 Jun 2009 8:15am

olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

Very nice night shot !!!
Very beautiful mastery of the light

7 Jun 2009 8:48am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

excellent night shot in BW ! great !

7 Jun 2009 8:54am

k@ from Paris, France

Wow, what a successful night shot and your B&W is.............. marvelous***

7 Jun 2009 9:33am

@k@: This was shot in b&w, just want to let you know... Thanks alot my dear!:-)))

Lash from Mumbai, India

:) thats classy hugo

7 Jun 2009 10:09am

sawsengee from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

wonderful clear nightshot......excellent graphic forms & water reflection

7 Jun 2009 10:24am

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

just breathtaking!!! a wonderful atmosphere -- and such splendid light!!! bravo!!

7 Jun 2009 11:15am

Stu from Kyoto, Japan

Magnificent Hugo! A stunning capture.

7 Jun 2009 12:09pm

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

A superbly composed and very beautiful picture Hugo!

7 Jun 2009 12:58pm

dkc from Xanthi, Greece

Fabulous...just fabulous night shot! Sometimes the lack of colours is amazing!

7 Jun 2009 1:11pm

Walter from Watkinsville, United States

Great photo. I like the tall buildings sending their beacon signals to the sky.

7 Jun 2009 1:18pm

Onlymehdi from Wayne, United States


7 Jun 2009 3:12pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Wonderful Hong Kong by night!!! Great shot! I love!!!!

7 Jun 2009 4:49pm

MARIANA from waterloo, Canada

Wonderful perspective . Excellent work in BW !

7 Jun 2009 7:47pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

A magnificent and most beautiful B&W image, Hugo. Stunning.

7 Jun 2009 7:53pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

My favorite view in Hong Kong. This is fabulous.

7 Jun 2009 9:49pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

How cool to see this in black and white! The spotlights in the sky and the reflections in the water are awesome!

8 Jun 2009 3:33am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

Where do you park? : ] best...jerry

8 Jun 2009 3:57am

JamesC from portland, United States

Nigh glow in b&w really nice.

9 Jun 2009 6:01am

10/13 second
ISO 100
7 mm