Posts in the stolen frame
Wayang for Hantu

The Ghost Festival is held during the seventh month of the Chinese calendar. It also falls at the same time as a full moon, the new season, the fall harvest, the peak of Buddhist monastic asceticism, the rebirth of ancestors, and the assembly of the local community.

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Love for Sale

The word Geylang with one possible link in the stock vocabulary of the Malay is geylanggan meaning to "twist" or "crush" a reference to the process of extracting the coconut meat and milk used by the locals to thicken curries in Malay-Chinese (Peranakan) cuisine.

Yet again Geylang in the old days of Singapore is fill with marsh and coconut plantation beside and adjacent to the mouth of the Kallang River, home to the Orang Laut (sea gypsies).

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Saigon, Vietnam with Leica SUMMARON-M 28mm f/5.6 Lens (Ho Chi Minh City)

It is a new lens and an old lens, flawed and yet perfect. It is this balance that makes it gorgeous.

The Summaron-M was produced from 1955 to 1963. The new Summaron-M is lucky to have the same optical properties, without losing any of the character of its legendary ancestor.

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Crossings: Penang to Butterworth by ferry

The wait in a rainy day. Crossing from Penang to Butterworth,
Butterworth now is primarily driven by the industries and maritime trade. Workers from Penang island travelled to Butterworth via 2 link bridge and ferry. Ferry is directly link to George Town, capital of Penang. Ferry rides are charged only 1 way, return trip from Butterworth to Penang. The crossing takes around 15 minutes via ferry.

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Sunrise in the Straits, Penang Island, a view from Eastern and Oriental Hotel

A view from Eastern and Oriental Hotel, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Penang coming from the modern Malay word Pulau Pinang, the Island of the Areca Nut Palm. In the 15th century, Penang Island was referred to as 檳榔嶼 in the navigational drawings used by Admiral Zheng He 鄭和 of Ming China (明朝)

George Town of Penang Island was founded by Francis Light as a free port, to entice traders from the Dutch trading post.

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waiting for superman - sleep

SLEEP, something everyone needs but more and more of us throughout the world are having insufficient sleep. The lack of sleep makes us dumber, making us grumpy and foggy, and affects many other areas of our lifes. This series of photos aims to show the seriousness in the society’s lack of sleep and as a result, many people, regardless of age and gender, fall asleep anywhere, anytime..

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