Martin Newman Photography

Standard

I was kindly given permission to use this image, please respect its copyright, thank you!

This morning, there was a rare comment on my photo-site waiting in my in-box.

I followed the link from the man who left the comment and found a treasure…

At first I was mesmerized with his photos from a trip to Kham, Tibet. By the smiles on their faces, they look like they could be some of the happiest people in the world.

Then, I noticed a gallery titled, Korea 1970. With the amount of change there is here in any given month, I’m not surprised it almost looks like another country. If it weren’t for the folk villages and small pockets of traditional homes that escaped destruction, though, I wouldn’t have believed it!

http://www.martinnewmanphotography.com/

One response »

  1. The photos from 1970 Korea are pretty astonishing – it does indeed look like another country – more like Tibet than anything else. Great to have that record of times gone by.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s