The modern face, of fast changing China. Chongqing is a city of 10 million, with its' own province, which has a total of 30 million people. The foggy haze, is typical of this city, in winter.
To the west is Chengdu, & to the east, are Wuhan & Shanghai. Taken from a pedestrian overpass.
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Elduque (624) 2005-10-08 4:22
Very good contrast between the sharp colours at the right and the permanent mist of Chongqin. I was there three weeks ago and realize how difficult is to get good photos with its particular wheather.
naxius (16685) 2005-10-08 4:41
I like your photographs taken in China..
The light is particularly good here.
Good vertrical framing.
papagolf21 (105342) 2005-10-08 4:48
Merci de nous faire découvrir la Chine à travers vos images (votre collection est particulièrement impressionnante). J'apprends, je découvre, je m'émerveille, je m'étonne, ...
Merci encore de ce partage, Chris.
Ged (391) 2005-10-08 4:49
Nice daily life shot with some good colours and POV. I like the contrast between the sharp shopping mall and the fading skyscrapers. Nice one.
rbcy1974 (20758) 2005-10-08 4:56
Great architectural shot, you show the new face of China very well. I am not sure I am a fan though of this trend, as it seems that everywhere in china is becoming plastic and without any charm whatsoever.
nwoehnl (122) 2005-10-08 4:58
An interesting scene from China, Chris, I guess it is an eloquent illustration of globalization and of the rapidly changing developments that are currently going on over there. Excellent details all over the frame.
Zepi (22848) 2005-10-08 5:25
Belle prise de vue urbaine.
ON dirait réellement une image futuriste!
ON se croirait perdu dans le temps....
Superbes couleurs aussi!
Amirsun (2122) 2005-10-08 5:43
Excellent point of view and very good composition. I like the building dace in the foggy haze.
HOBO (5282) 2005-10-08 5:52
Guten Tag Chris,
the haze gives this foto a special touch, on the right powerful colors, opposite pale ones.
Great to see and read about a city I never heard of...
ndb1958 (9289) 2005-10-08 6:29
great shot of urban asian life. I like it very much.
sergecross (3438) 2005-10-08 9:23
Chris, very well taken and the scene is very well. The high contrast is very nice. i like the stormy day and the saturated colors.
Fixfocus (9385) 2005-10-08 9:46
An interesting capture from the fast growing China.I like the soft lightmood and the colors in this picture,the vertical frame was a good choice.
huynt (5079) 2005-10-08 10:29
Hi Chris J
A modern scene of city in China. A wonderful angle shot. I study too much from you. Thanks
Cormac (26565) 2005-10-08 12:28
This shot is very evocative of modern day China - the crowds of tall buildigs mirroring the crowds of people on the street, and over everything is that foggy haze that we seem to see in every urban scene in China now. The sidewald and street draw the viewer into the scene, and the colour and detail are top notch. Great work!
john_c (24666) 2005-10-08 12:42
Incredible that a city most of us have not heard of has 10 million people...I like the DOF in the shot. The warm colours of the plaza combined with the human element very much enhance. The solid darker colours of the plaza building balance the foggier elements and there is much dynamism from the street traffic. A very pleasing, well conceived and executed shot.
Youngsue (99) 2005-10-08 17:38
Hi Chris. Interesting shot. I like the way the right of the photo is clear and warm then it fazes out to cold. It looks cold everyones wrapped up. Like i said interesting. Sue
PJE (20758) 2005-10-08 18:13
I have to agree that China is expanding ! You have a very nice view along through this street too. Is that fog or pollution in the air there.
singuanti (15250) 2005-10-08 22:55
Hi Chris. Such a great shot with modern architecture and people going every which way. I don't know if that's pollution in the distance but it has a positive effect. Very nice one Chris!
cessy (13647) 2005-10-09 0:22
changing China indeed
I thought it is in Singapore or somewhere, so different to places in China I went before
very nice capture, Chris
excellent angle and depth
weswang (18223) 2005-10-09 12:15
Hi Chris, There are many reasons I should have visited this city, Chongqing. For many reasons, I have never set my foot on this beautiful city even once. Thanks for providing the shot to show us the foggy city and its daily life on the street like this one. A very well taken picture with nice clarity and contrast.
elihesamian (26149) 2005-10-09 14:39
Excellent work you did in vertical format here,nice hazy foggy depth that the buildings are faded in it,great details of the people in foreground,a fine POV you had,too,very well captured and great composition you managed for this scene,I like it very much,Chris,
coco (30439) 2005-10-11 10:27
Good work: fine composition and also an interesting use of the light (with fog mustn't be so easy). Some kind of postprocessing?
carper (96) 2005-10-11 14:28
almost miss the shot Chris,
very good depth shot, good point of view, good composition, very good job,
sarju (5324) 2005-10-15 9:45
Whoa ..... Nice gallery you have here on TE
very neat shot you have here ... I like the overall feel of the scene. I will have to visit again for a proper look at your gallery
tfs ... cheers .... sarju
bantonbuju (51815) 2005-10-18 16:44
hi chris, i missed this one and i am glad i found it finally; i love this over - contrasted image, with huge highrisers and tine people passing by them in the bottom; i like this post processing effect, chris;
very very good work;
best wishes, jerzy
erbiloguz (922) 2008-02-06 2:08
Nice city life... Good palce to shot..
fritzi007 (11551) 2015-06-03 13:59
incredibly, the development of China's megacities, your photo is perfect, congratulations!