Irony in Shanghai.

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© Cynthia Lee Katona
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UploadedJuly 14, 2010
TakenApril 14, 2007
MakePentax Corporation
ModelPENTAX *ist DS
Exposure1/125 sec at f/6.7
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length18 mm
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The irony of Shanghai is the juxtaposition of unbelievable wealth and modernity with ancient chinese values and workers who catch a nap in their pedi-cabs.

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  • NiteRunner

    NiteRunner gave props (17 Jul 2010):

    yeah thats an amazingly sad and sobering image.

  • Jan Hoffman

    Jan Hoffman gave props (21 Jul 2010):

    Spot-on -- yes

  • Lisa Toleno

    Lisa Toleno (Deleted) gave props (15 Aug 2010):

    so cool!

  • Al Brissette, Sr.

    Al Brissette, Sr. (Deleted) gave props (15 Aug 2010):

    Great expression of contradictions. I'm sure he's thrilled at the news.

  • ang litratista

    ang litratista gave props (21 Aug 2010):

    ironic indeed...

  • Patrick Westerfield

    Patrick Westerfield gave props (11 Sep 2010):

    The perfect shot for the Juxtaposition theme.

  • Kenna

    Kenna gave props (25 Sep 2010):


  • Nicole B

    Nicole B gave props (22 Dec 2010):

    Great shot & oh so familiar

  • Allen Freeman

    Allen Freeman gave props (11 Feb 2011):

    Great capture! When you have to nap....just do it.

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