Looking for pictures of bridges in the archives of The Tropenmuseum Amsterdam I came across this bamboo construction in Blitar, East Java. The photograph is taken in 1915, during the Dutch colonial ruling of Indonesia. Continue Reading →
Where did I shoot? These photos surprised me. I guess I was just interested in the things that people had thrown away on the left side image, and I was attracted by the posture of the roadblock on the right one. But as I bring them together, there seems to be something else in it. Following the photo information, there are eighteen days in between.
My enthusiasm on discovering different kinds of urban life and mentality was growing through visiting my friends’ houses during this holiday. The decoration of Christmas trees, a postcard inserted on the bookshelf, a family photograph on the corner of a room, an unusually fascinating chair… I curiously discovered and described how different cultures can be in small details, and that often made my friends feel surprised.