Central Hong Kong – Urban Jungle -one in the same. Its personality bleeds diversity -in people, culture, wealth, food. It epitomizes sophistication, unrefined tradition, abundance, movement, vibrance, culture.
(all images are followed by their raw versions)
Nikon D700, Nikkor 14-24; iso 200, 15mm, f/9 1/16
Cityscape on a clear day – a rarity in Hong Kong.
nikon D700 nikkor 14-24; iso125, 24mm, f/16, 1/125
At night Central is illuminated and is truly spectacular!
Nikon D700; Nikkor 24-70; iso 150, 62mm, f/22 45.6sec
At any time of the day the streets of Central are in motion.
Nikon D700, Nikkor 50mm 1.4G, iso100, 50mm, f/16 1/5
The physical structure of Central is in constant flux. Construction is everywhere, every day and on any street.
nikon D700, nikkor 14-24, iso 160,14mm, f/10, 1/50
Sophistication, art appreciation, wealth – it all abounds in Central. Below is an image of an upscale art gallery, highlighting beautiful Asian women, with reflections of a typical hong kong taxi, a bus and a pedestrian in the front window.
Nikon D700, nikkor 24-120, iso 640, 24mm, f/8 1/30
One can delight his palette in an atmosphere of sophistication, at an hawker stall, or a typical traditional Chinese restaurant. Every ethnicity is represented and all is delicious.
Nikon D700, Nikkor 24-120, iso 2000, 120mm, f/5.6 1/30
Nikon D700, nikkor 24-120, iso2000, 24 mm, f/5 1/50
Nikon D700, nikkor 50 1.4G, iso160, f/2, 1/100
Nikon D700, nikkor 50mm 1.4G, iso 160, 50mm, f/5 1/60
Nikon D700, Nikkor 50mm 1.4G, iso160, 50mm, f/3.2 1/40
Central is a shopper’s mecca. Haute Couture is easily accessible but the street vendors are hard to resist.
Find any high end designer in Harvey Nicks
Nikon D700, Nikkor 50mm 1.4g, iso 800, 50mm, f/3.5 1/60
Nikon D700, nikkor 14-24, iso 1000, 24mm, f/6.3 1/60
There’s more to see and buy than just fashion.
Nikon D700, nikkor 50 mm 1.4G, iso1000, 50mm, f/3.5 1/60
Nikon D700, nikkor 14-24, iso 400, 14mm, f/6.3 1/125
Central (as it is known in Hong Kong) is definitely a fun place to be!
Nikon D700, Nikkor 12-24, iso160, 20mm, f/8 1/40