February 27, 2009

Separation

55mm @ 1/200 | f7.1

Shot in Masjid Jamek. I like the contrast between the old Indian barber shop with the newer mobile phone shop. The old man seems to be caught in this transition.

4 comments:

mame February 27, 2009 at 9:15 PM  

This is a wonderful photograph.

There is such a contrast also in my country.

People in my country are not interested in them.

However, the foreigner seems to be surprised.

Sharon Y. March 3, 2009 at 10:35 PM  

We do tend to pay less attention to something that we see everyday. Your photos in your blog are amazing.. I'm trying to figure out how to comment there x)

mylo March 14, 2009 at 7:40 PM  

Have to LOVE the classic feeling in this picture.

Taking photos of people is not easy - it's pain in the ass for me trying to snap people in action. I still remember an old man at Perlabuhan Kelang acting aggressively when I try to photo him in action.

Sharon Y. March 26, 2009 at 9:00 AM  

This man was just sitting there oblivious to his surrounding! So I *clickclickclick*. I think I would freak out and flee the scene @1/1000s if anyone responds aggressively to me :P

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