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Snippets of Pingxi Line (平溪線 )

These mostly blurry shots were the result of experimenting with the Yashica Microtec Zoom 100, a compact camera which I found lying in an old drawer at home. 25 more words


Capitalism at work

Linkou garden night market closes from Monday to Wednesday. During the other four nights of the week, it was busy with locals as well as tourists who came here for an hour or two; long enough to try the famous Taiwanese cuisine. 333 more words


Music for China's 'Emerging Affluents?'

COULD ‘new solutions’, worldwide Politics needs, come from within the Fashion industry itself?

Chinese-born media magnate and  journalist, Madame Shaw-Lan Wang, has taken over the reins of the major French Fashion house ‘Lanvin.’  Will China’s, America’s and Europe’s ‘new affluents’ be ready to buy into the dreams of creative internationalism, this inspired move represents? 289 more words


Shenao Elephant Trunk Rock

The Elephant Trunk Rock is a new site near Shen-ao Harbor in Ruifang Township. This place could be expected to be near Shenao Fishing Port. As the picture which you see upstairs (wasn’t taken by me), this is a huge rock in shape of the elephant trunk. 311 more words


Headed for Pingxi 平溪

If Bangkok is the place I think of when I want a short reprise from work, then Taiwan (and its many cities) is the place I think of when I want to take slow, long walks and photograph the small details of ordinary life.