A gold jewellery shop at Kuala Lumpur old city centre, and have some others gold jewellery shop around this area. Above the gold jewellery shop, is a chinese pawnshop at first floor. Still have a little old chinese people taking mortgage loan in this pawnshop.
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gracious (20025) 2008-01-20 18:37
Very good to see the big contrast between the modern and old buildings in the area together!
good angle of the sun to give good clarity, colour and details!
a good informative notes with thanks
robertosalguero (284) 2008-01-20 18:38
Interesting mixture of new and old architecture. The little pawn shop does seem a bit rundown but its does create a nice contrast against the modern buildings in the background. Nice shot Ally.
japiey (10163) 2008-01-20 18:50
Good Morn Ally,
Good document from your country.
A nice comparision of the old and new buildings too.
The tones are fine and lovely lights...
Hope to see more from this places..
clnaef (6289) 2008-01-20 23:28
Que voilà un magazin typique qui tranche avec la modernité de l'arrière-plan.
TopGeo (38216) 2008-01-21 2:18
Hi Ally! A intelligent combined picture the old and young person you give here! have also a reception with the persons and have liveliness the picture! friendlily I greet!
evanrizo (456) 2008-01-21 2:28
Hi Ally, the small old part stays still there! It is really great.
This old building composed with the new make it interesting.
snowfalken (1116) 2008-01-21 3:55
This is completely different from my photographic style. I can see a huge contrast between the old buildings in the foreground and the skyscrapers in the background. You captured natural and good looking colors! Thank you for sharing!
With Friendly Regards,
trekks (14348) 2008-01-21 4:40
You have contintued with your normal photography interest on architecture and buildings and this one displays the old colonial shophouse still retaining its original form whereas the next unit has been facelifted.
It may well be that this shopowner has kept it for generations to do this jewelry trade. Same business, same shop and same style, for many years, perhaps!
Well done. TFS
jlbrthnn (76037) 2008-01-21 5:09
Like very often you cheeks with contrasts of architectures. The effect very is successful. Superb colors and good work.
Have a nice day
danos (97377) 2008-01-22 2:19
nice shot of this old architectural construction with the 'hide'
treasures that exists on the 1st floor.I like the coexistence of the new and the old.The people add life in the scene.Nice the colours and the light.Well done Ally.
Charo (51212) 2008-01-22 3:54
El contraste de arquitecturas es magnífico. Muy buena luz y color con estupendos detalles.
Chaps (2131) 2008-01-22 7:59
Très joli contraste entre cette vieille boutique et les buildings environnants.
jemaflor (96689) 2008-01-23 3:36
Interesting contrast between thes different building, well taken.
tedesse (25135) 2008-01-23 4:23
Nice picture in good colors!
Very well done.
pablominto (53746) 2008-01-27 2:56
This is a well composed image with an interesting subject!
I always like to see how new contrasts old in different cities, here the Chinese jewellers shop really stands out on the background of Kuala Lumpur skyline!
bazal (7900) 2008-03-06 6:15
Very good idea you had for this one to play with the contrast between the ultramodern architecture of the background buildings and the oldish style of the jewelry shop.
Thanks for sharing.
- Copyright: Ally Theanlyn (shevchenko) (20516)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-06-23
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Exposure: f/4.9
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Kuala Lumpur - Old Site [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2008-01-20 18:21