Friday, September 23, 2022

4081. The Belfry at Mount Fansipan, Vietnam

VIETNAM - 17 SEP 2022: At over 3000 metres above sea level, clouds  envelope the belfry of the Pagoda Complex in Mt Fanispan today.  A belfry is a part of a tall tower or steeple that holds bells.  




4080. Bonsai tree in Galaxy Ha Long Hotel, Vietnam

Good Morning. I saw the Galaxy Ha Long Hotel Bonsai tree which must have had taken years to grow. Bonsai is said to bring energy and harmony to guests.
BONSAI is the Japanese art of growing and training miniature trees in pots. Bonsai has larger-in-proportion trunks, are planted in unobtrusive, low sided containers with simple lines and muted colours. 




Wednesday, September 21, 2022

PHOTOGRAPHY - Australia - Baulkham Hills, NSW

 Columbia Way, Baulkham Hills. NSW 2153 Australia}

22 Sep 2022. Ending of winter in NSW, Australia. Spring starts from Oct

 



 

4078. Travel - Hanoi scenes. St Joseph's Cathedral

VIETNAM - 19 Sep 2022. The St Joseph's Cathedral, Hanoi, built in 1886, backdropped the pre-wedding photoshoots of this couple, now walking to the restaurant (L). Photo shows the culture of Hanoi - A rickshaw driver, motorbikes, a tourist, students and tough-looking locals are present. Also green-shirted sunburnt smoking men (GrabFood, GrabBike, Gojek and a local startup) and the man in the green military helmet which is sold at souvenir shops.

 


 
 
VIETNAM - 19 Sep 2022. The St Joseph's Cathedral, Hanoi, built in 1886, backdropped the pre-wedding photoshoots of this couple, now walking to the restaurant (L). Photo shows the culture of Hanoi - A rickshaw driver, motorbikes, a tourist, students and tough-looking locals are present. Also green-shirted sunburnt smoking men (GrabFood, GrabBike, Gojek and a local startup) and the man in the green military helmet which is sold at souvenir shops.
 
 
The St Joseph’s Cathedral in Hanoi, built in 1886, backdropped their pre-wedding photoshoot. 
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Sunday, September 18, 2022

4077. Photography Tips - GrabBike driver

VIETNAM - 18 SEP 2022: GrabBike dominates in Hanoi as the passenger (pillion rider) who must wear the Grab Helmet for safety reasons, gets to her destination fast during traffic jams. Just use the App 




4076. Travel Stories - Ha Long Beach Night Market

18 Sep 2022. No tourists except our group of 18 from Singapore. "30 minutes will do," said Rachel the tour manager.

Joy was knowledgeable. Walked away after offering the lowest of 80,000 for an imitation Burberry shawl

Saturday, September 17, 2022

4075. Cat Cat Village, Vietnam

 Use AV Mode, F/16, focus on lady’s eye. Avoid other tourists

 My favourite travel photo. Use F/16 to get lavender flowers in focus Lavender flowers in the Cat Cat VillageUse AV Mode, F/16, focus on lady’s eye. Quick shot and best composition Cropped out other tourists (L & R) of the fieldTO BUY PHOTO:   shutterstock.com/g/toapayohvets
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