Wednesday, June 19, 2013

In The Park

Hangzhou, China

I saw this young man while strolling in a park in the city of Hangzhou, China. It was in a time before Internet and mobile device was unheard of. To most people, hanging out in a park was seemingly a popular choice of activity other than working or sleeping.  

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

At The Square

Tiananmen Square, Beijing 1986

It was September 1986 that I first set foot on Tiananmen Square. Being a young photographer at the time and it was my first trip to China, I was excited and totally captivated by everything that’s going on in the Square ... the history and people of Beijing intrigued me.

Three years later on a warm day of June, in front of a television screen, images of Tiananmen Square captivated me once again, but only this time I was shocked and sadden.

On this day of the 24th anniversary of the June 4, I remember, reflect and pray...