|one day in my life|
the "portland signs"
Hotels, night clubs, karaoke, pharmacy, pawn shops, tailor... A glimpse of Mongkok (i)
Another angle to view these chaotic and dizzying signs - here.
One late Afternoon, Portland Street, Mongkok, Hong Kong
Mongkok, in Chinese, means the "busy and prosperous corner". 'It's characterized by a mixture of old and new multi-story buildings and according to Guinness World Records, Mong Kok has the highest population density in the world (130,000 per km2).' Wikipedia
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...