Photoessay: Dissolving Prague

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Today’s series is a continuation (and partial overlap of) the Through the looking glass post of last week. It’s a little less human and a little more physical; a metaphor for a place undergoing accelerated change and perhaps a little cultural dilution at the same time, too. I can only hope that feeling of authenticity doesn’t eventually disappear entirely. Note: no double images were used here; merely strategic reflections. MT

This series was shot with a Hasselblad H5D-50C and H6D-50C, various lenses and post processed with Photoshop and Lightroom Workflow III.

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  1. Wow, beautiful. I wish I could see those in prints.

  2. Wow!

  3. Casey Bryant says:

    Good stuff, keep it up : )

  4. mylifestorymyway says:

    Stunning photos…Leaving me speechless 🙂

  5. F U L L S P E C T R A says:

    Utterly stunning images, Ming. Other than this.. I’m speechless.. 🙌

  6. Fabulous, as usual. I am always impressed with your post processing. You achieve a consistent look and feel of the images even though they are shot under a variety of lighting conditions (apparently mid-day through evening). (I believe this is called color grading in the video world.)

  7. these reflections are absolutly perfect and poetics.

  8. jean pierre (pete) guaron says:

    OMG – well those shots certainly blew me away, Ming !!!! You’ll have to curate them yourself – I’ve been through them over and over, and CANNOT decide which one I like best !!!!