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A Small Barber's

Mongkok, Hong Kong view map

Because rents in Hong Kong are extremely high,
some small shops can be found inside back alleys.

Without air-conditioning, you can imagine how hot this place will be in high summer,
but its low-cost services are welcomed by the grass roots.

Nikon D2Xs ,Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
1/20s f/5.0 at 24.0mm iso400 full exif

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Gary Hudes01-Mar-2010 22:07
Fabulous atmosphere and detail. V!
Zoltán Balogh22-Sep-2009 08:21
Very interesting and so well spotted! V
Marco Valk12-Jun-2009 17:51
Excellent! V
Pawel14-Oct-2008 19:00
Nice atmosphere there :-/. brr V
Walter Otto Koenig12-May-2008 02:15
Excellent shot. I like the perspective and all the details. "V"
Guest 03-Apr-2008 23:49
Really great capture!
Guy Dube02-Apr-2008 13:44
A very nice picture again CM, the b&w is amazing, impressive! V
Alex Foong31-Mar-2008 15:52
Love to see this still exist in cosmopolitan Hong Kong. What a classic capture!
Guest 30-Mar-2008 23:55
We see this street life through your eyes, thanks for sharing!!! V
Chris Spracklen30-Mar-2008 20:25
Superb exposure and a great frame-filler, CM.
So much to interest the eye. (V)
Best regards, Chris
XiaoBernard9930-Mar-2008 14:44
Keep this spirit dear KWAN.
Char30-Mar-2008 12:30
Hi CM,
This is a wonderful black and white shot. Great captures of these back alley places. \/
an nguyen29-Mar-2008 21:32
A perfect classic B&W. V
TuTmin29-Mar-2008 16:03
street life through your perfect artwork. keep them up. I like your precise B & W photos.
Guest 29-Mar-2008 15:16
I like the B&W way in presenting this shot... superb photojournalism shot Kwan !
Raymond29-Mar-2008 12:55
Outstanding photography CM, first class.
Tomasz Dziubinski - Photography29-Mar-2008 12:10
Excellent, Vote.
2004 29-Mar-2008 11:26
Gray one is better than colour !
Guest 29-Mar-2008 09:35
Wow, a new story of Hong Kong. The back alleys are hididng really precious moments... Nice scene!