A selection of photos from my archives that portray a fast-disappearing & ever-changing Asia at the end of the last millenium. Pearls from every day life on the Pearl River delta, medicine men in Mandalay, Quilon back water voyagers, Bangkok backstreets, leopards in Lhasa, Singapore studio photographers, a novice monk with a gun ...
Often those observed look right into the photographer's lens. Suddenly, they're the ones observing us. Yet a photograph tells us much about the photographer.
However, like Asia, where I was based for 10 years in the 1980's, I too, have moved on ...
Many of these photographs were exhibited during the exhibition "Asia 25", a retrospective of Brenda Turnnidge's work at the Galerie Impressions in Paris, in 2006.
Categories & Keywords
Category:Travel and Places
Keywords:Asia, Asia archives, Bangkok, Burma, China, Hanoi, Hong Kong, India, Laos, Lhasa, Macau, Mandalay, Myanmar, Singapore, South East Asia, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam