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Entrance Hall
11-JAN-2009

Entrance Hall

Ping Shan, Hong Kong view map

"Ching Shu Hin", an ancient guest house that was built in 1874.
The Tangs (A family in Hong Kong with long history) had used this guest house
to accommodate prominent visitors and scholars.

Ching Shu Hin is a two-storey green-brick building
decorated beautifully with traditional Chinese art work.
It fully demonstrates the impressive beauty of an elegant residence of the local gentry.

Posted on 20 January 2009
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BleuEvanescence23-Jan-2009 00:23
If i ever have the chance to visit this country one day
i definitely will include this in the places to "must see"...
Nikhil Bahl22-Jan-2009 23:45
Love the color. v
dawn21-Jan-2009 17:23
this is a wonderful concept for a gallery and I'll look forward to seeing more. This particular image is very nicely done. v.
Enny21-Jan-2009 15:33
excellent compo, beautiful work.
Christian Frisquet21-Jan-2009 06:16
Great composition ! Excellent point of view. vVv
Char21-Jan-2009 01:58
Excellent colours, details angles and forms in this wonderful scene CM! \/
an nguyen21-Jan-2009 01:27
Very well observed the beautiful details...
Tomasz Dziubinski - Photography21-Jan-2009 00:47
Superb, beautiful details, V.
marie-jose wolff20-Jan-2009 20:07
wonderful composition and fine colors! V
Paco López20-Jan-2009 17:21
Very good pov and shot!!! V!
Guest 20-Jan-2009 16:15
Beautiful composition, excellent color and clarity. Your images convey the flavors of
Honk Kong very well.
Walter O. Koenig20-Jan-2009 15:33
Very good point of view and composition. Great lighting and detail. "V"
DL 20-Jan-2009 15:07
Another spectacular shot with great use of the natual light. The exquisite paintings and vivid red couplet made this pic beautifully presented.
meekam tam20-Jan-2009 14:52
The angle of shooting of this Guest House is very well chosen. The light from the semi-circular gateway draws ones attenttion to the Chinese characters on the wooden panels. A very beautiful picture, CM