Repairs to the electrical wiring are often made with rather little precautions. A wooden ladder leaning against the wires, a hemp rope and the work can begin.
Far from being a rare sight, this is how things are done in Shanghai. Similar methods are used for cleaning the facades of skyscrapers and more.
Photography means painting with light. As I explore more and more of China, Asia and Europe, I find myself drawn to their people. While there is certainly grand nature out West, and incredible skyscrapers in the East, what makes this region special are the people building it, living in it and working hard to see their lives improve. While the latter is not always the case, it is striking to see how the mundane and the extraordinary combine everywhere. I am working on a section about the maglev construction; please have a look at the people over there.
Feel free to explore the galleries to find professional photos from China and photos from Asia, come back often as I add more and more photos to the site.
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I got around to making the site mobile friendly, after doing this for my day-job on quite a number of sites. Yeah!