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Ben Owen-Browne | The 3 Baht Opera
Photo © Ben Owen-Browne | All Rights Reserved " We s leep like dogs, eat like pigs, dress like angels."  The lives of the itinerant Chinese opera artists are extremely hard, and none as much as those performing in Thailand. They are part of a small communit...
Ben Owen-Browne | The 3 Baht Opera
Ben Owen-Browne | The 3 Baht Opera
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The Diva | Using ON1's Black Background/Layer
Photo © Tewfic El-Sawy | All Rights Reserved I'm one of those photographers that has a pathological dislike in being tethered to a computer, and spending more than fifteen minutes in post-processing an image is a task I just find intolerable. In some cases,...
The Diva | Using ON1's Black Background/Layer
The Diva | Using ON1's Black Background/Layer
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POV | The Character Actors of Chinese Opera | GFX50s
Actor In Teochew Opera (Hong Kong)  Photo © Tewfic El-Sawy | All Rights Reserved As no doubt readers of this blog have known for quite a while, I've been working on building an inventory of photographs of the various types of Chinese opera performances and ...
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Frederik Trovatten | The Day of the Dead
The Day of the dead by Frederik Trovatten on Exposure This member has no public activity yet. In the 16th century, the Spanish Conquistadores arrived in Mexico, and quickly considered the Dia de Los Muertos to be sacrilegious, and tried their best to ban it...
Frederik Trovatten | The Day of the Dead
Frederik Trovatten | The Day of the Dead
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Anthony Gueguen | Phuket Vegetarian Festival
PHUKET VEGETARIAN FESTIVAL by laostreetphotography on Exposure Although I've photographed Kuala Lumpur's Nine Emperor Gods Festival, I haven't had the stomach (yet) to do the same at its "cousin"; the Phuket Vegetarian Festival in Thailand. The Phuket Veget...
Anthony Gueguen | Phuket Vegetarian Festival
Anthony Gueguen | Phuket Vegetarian Festival
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Back Story | Canton Singing House | Hong Kong
Photo © Tewfic El-Sawy | All Rights Reserved I'm periodically on the lookout for interesting locales that inspire my so-called fashion-travel audio slideshows (such as the water town of Xitang, near Shanghai for  The Legend of Hua ), and I may have found an...
Back Story | Canton Singing House | Hong Kong
Back Story | Canton Singing House | Hong Kong
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Michael Wolf | Portraits Of Cantonese Opera Stars
Photo © Michael Wolf | All Rights Reserved Continuing my obsession with Chinese Opera, and showcasing photographers who have superlative work involving this ancient art, I am delighted to feature the work of Michael Wolf titled Portraits of Cantonese Opera ...
Michael Wolf | Portraits Of Cantonese Opera Stars
Michael Wolf | Portraits Of Cantonese Opera Stars
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Robert "Bud" Glick | NYC's Chinatown |MOCA
Photo © Robert "Bud" Glick | Courtesy BuzzFeed News   I seldom attend photo exhibitions and particularly avoid previews of of any sort of exhibitions however I made an exception with the interesting Interior Lives: Photographs of Chinese Americans in the ...
Robert "Bud" Glick | NYC's Chinatown |MOCA
Robert "Bud" Glick | NYC's Chinatown |MOCA
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Mindy Tan | Teochew Opera
“As long as the Chinese shrines exist and people continue praying, any Chinese Opera can survive” Continuing my obsession with Chinese Opera (and for photographers who show work that resembles mine), I discovered the lovely work of Mindy Tan who produced a ...
Mindy Tan | Teochew Opera
Mindy Tan | Teochew Opera
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Back Story | The Lost Diva of Penang
Photo © Tewfic El-Sawy | All Rights Reserved As I was planning my two weeks photo trip to Malaysia's Penang Island and Hong Kong to photograph the Hungry Ghost Festival, I started thinking of another fashion-travel-historical storytelling project to add to ...
Back Story | The Lost Diva of Penang
Back Story | The Lost Diva of Penang
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