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Posted by
hugo poon (hong kong, Hong Kong) on 24 October 2010 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

The city by night... (iii)

Central, Hong Kong

PS. A little series of the moments that the city (concrete jungle) magically and suddenly becomes an enchantment to me - when evening falls and lights are on.:-)

FUJIFILM FinePix F200EXR 10/13 second F/3.3 ISO 200 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...

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

The eyes say "ahhh" at this shot. I love the light, the glow, all the fine details! What a fantastic capture! This is just gorgeous, I could look at it for hours. The light in the sky is wonderful.

24 Oct 2010 5:14am

rem_la from Villiers, France

j'aime les couleurs de la nuit !

24 Oct 2010 5:18am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

Stunning detail, depth and definition Hugo! Only you can make such magnificent pictures in these difficult conditions! I love it my friend!!

24 Oct 2010 6:37am

PhotOpus from Aix-en-Provence, France

Honestly I was looking for a blog from Hong Kong for a long time ... And I found it! See you soon and hope to see you on my blog ....

24 Oct 2010 7:02am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

amazing view of the city at night ! so many lights, so many details ! I can imagine all the differents lifes behind the windows ! I love the colors of the sky ! a great and impressive picture, Hugo ! have a nice sunday*

24 Oct 2010 7:47am

roeb from rotterdam, Netherlands

city lights keep calling me, wanting me to leave my country home. wonderful shot

24 Oct 2010 8:01am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Fantastic panorama, I love this urban panoramic view!

24 Oct 2010 9:03am

Punit from Somewhere in, India

Great detailing in the skyline shot. Looks amazing.

24 Oct 2010 1:05pm

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

That's quite a view Hugo - one I could stare at day & night. Very well captured!

24 Oct 2010 1:46pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

It seems that this jungle blossom at night.

24 Oct 2010 5:12pm

Sunder from Chennai, India

Awesome shot! Wonderful lighting and point of view...
love the lights in the buildings and the colour of the sky...

24 Oct 2010 5:59pm

DowsherVision from PARIS, France

Wonderful cityscape, a very detailed one !!! Great point of view.

24 Oct 2010 6:49pm

Frida from Sweden

Such a well photographed night shot. Great details and lights.

24 Oct 2010 7:24pm

Nelson from United States

What an absolutely breathtaking capture. Great job!

25 Oct 2010 3:24am

larans from Lund, Sweden

A really wonderful night capture. The excellent sharpness brings out so many details. Great shot and work!

25 Oct 2010 4:39am

P J W Miller from Chase Terrace, United Kingdom

A beautifully lit and rendered scene Hugo

25 Oct 2010 5:32am

k@ from Paris, France

City of lightzzzzzzzz for sure - diamond-esque ! An image that hypnotizes, Hugo. Superb wide panorama, i'm stuck !
Have a very good week, mine might be busy but okay. See U*

25 Oct 2010 6:47am

Paco Rubio from Barcelona, Spain

Hugo strikes again with another of your landscape night! Greetings

25 Oct 2010 6:57am

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

The whole city comes to life at night! A lovely sky as well Hugo.

25 Oct 2010 1:42pm

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

great cityscape...

25 Oct 2010 5:38pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

Spectacular, what a superb image Hugo, you have worked your magic again.

25 Oct 2010 11:27pm

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

A stunning, breathtaking city shot.
You are so right...this city is vibrant, alive, and electric at night...at least through your lens. Marvelous !

26 Oct 2010 5:17am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb view of the city lights! Great picture Hugo!!!

26 Oct 2010 7:49am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Fantastic point of view on the modern side of the city and its floodlighting... magical !!

26 Oct 2010 12:58pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Such a beautiful shot Hugo. I agree with you...when the night falls and all the lights of the city begin to shine, it's pure magic!

26 Oct 2010 1:10pm

olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

absolutly beautiful !!!! Well done my friend !

26 Oct 2010 2:24pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Lights like sparkling jewels! I love this shot.

27 Oct 2010 2:29pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Let there be light!

28 Oct 2010 6:57pm

rA from 沈阳(Shenyang), China

Excellent!

18 Nov 2010 4:25pm

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FUJIFILM FinePix F200EXR
10/13 second
F/3.3
ISO 200
7 mm

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