Here’s a favorite shot I took at the 2010 Shanghai Expo. It was a massive complex covering entire city miles with hyper-uturistic buildings and lighting. This particular section was a multi-story tower of light that projected messages and turned different colors casting a cool glow over the immediate area. I’ve been to China many times […]Read more "Red Glow Outside of Shanghai"
This is one of the best depictions you’ll see today showcasing how much energy there is in Shanghai. I’ve been to Shanghai many times and it is easily one of the coolest, most dynamic cities on the planet. Rob Whitworth really captured the vibe in a unique and original way. Check it out. This is […]Read more "Awesome Shanghai Short Film"
Spent a day shooting photos in Shanghai. Headed down to the Bund very early AM and shot this black and white view of Pudong then found myself back there in the evening. This city is on the move. You can see the Shanghai World Financial Center (the Bottle Opener Building) see being finished in […]Read more "Shanghai Black & White and Night"
These are four photos taken in 2007 in Shanghai near West Nanjing Road in the heart of Shanghai. It was like a last bastion of old Shanghai surrounded by the new buildings being constructed all around it. Today this street is gone, replaced by the new. The city replaced these old school eateries and cinemas […]Read more "This Shanghai Street Doesn’t Exist Anymore"
Retail in Asia is at a completely other level than here in the USA and in China it’s particularly intense. The interesting thing about China (and in this photo taken in Shanghai on West Nanjing Road) is that virtually all wealth is new money – and when I say “new” I mean in the past […]Read more "Chinese Retail"
In a small neighborhood in Shanghai we’d go for breakfast or even dinner along a street that is full of food vendors one after the next. The whole street smells of garlic and cooking meat. None of it’s too clean but it’s all impressive in a “travelers’ kind of way. Not for the faint of […]Read more "Welcome to China"
Up early in Shanghai – taxi out to the airport to catch a flight back to the USA – happened to catch the sunrise speeding past the highway markers.Read more "Early Morning China"