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Jun Michael Park

Hong Kong, May 2013. City City Life Family Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Landmark Love Rubber Duck Rubber Duck Project Showcase July Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Togetherness Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, May 2013 Apartment Architecture Buddhist Buddhist Temple City City Life Cityscape Cloud - Sky HongKong Jun Michael Park Manmo Temple Residential Structure Skyscraper Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Geometry Traditional Showcase July Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, May 2013. Architecture City City Life Highrise Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Miniature Office Building Showcase July Skyscraper Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Tall - High Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, June 2015. Alone City City Life Highrise Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Selfie Showcase July Skyscraper Sony Street Streetphotography Tourism Travel Travel Photography Tsim Sha Tsui Urban Urban Geometry Urban Skyline Urban Exploration
A boy at Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. Yarchen Gar is known for its high proportion of buddhist nuns. At its peak there are more than 10,000 people living and practicing Tibetan buddhism, and 80 percent of the population is women. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Day Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
The monastery and the Nuns' Quarter of Yarchen Gar during a blizzard. On the rooftop are study boxes where nuns go in to read Buddhist teachings. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana Blizzard China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Monastery Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Snow Spirituality Storytelling Temple Tibet Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Study boxes are scattered across a hilltop. Tibetan monks and nuns go inside them and read Buddhist teachings. They are humbly made of wooden plates and tarp, and barely shield the occupant from winter cold and wind. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Landscape Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Snow Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Yarchen Gar and the Nuns' Quarter in its entirety after snowfall. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Landscape Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Snow Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Food is competitive in Hong Kong, both in price and quality. I especially like these street food joints. They feel more local and authentic. 35mm Authentic Moments City City Life Experience Food Stall Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Laif Photo Agency Local Local Food Market Stall Point And Shoot Showcase July Sony Sony RX1 Strangers In Transit Street Street Food Street Food Worldwide Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Exploration
Old nuns listen to radio on a hilltop at Yarchen Gar, 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Snow Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Hong Kong, May 2013 City City Life HongKong Jun Michael Park Smartphone Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Geometry Showcase July Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, June 2015. Alone Architecture City City Life Composition Highrise Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Showcase July Sony Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, May 2013 Architecture City City Life Crosswalk HongKong Jun Michael Park Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Geometry Showcase July Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, June 2015. Alone Architecture City City Life Composition Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Showcase July Sony Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, May 2013. City City Life Everyday Lives Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Market Mong Kok Showcase July Sony Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Tibetan nuns do laundry at a local river in a sub-zero temperature, Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Storytelling Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
I love Hong Kong. The city is full of people, energy and character. I was overwhelemed at first by its sheer compactness and population density. But the city proved to be a street photographer's heaven. May 2013, Hong Kong International Airport. HongKong Strangers In Transit Strangers Airport Sleeping Travel Travel Photography Strange Fine Art Photography Sony RX1 ASIA Relaxing Laif Photo Agency Jun Michael Park Square 6x6 Showcase July Urban Urban Geometry 35mm Urban Exploration
Tibetan prayer flags, up to 2 meters in height, are hung across the town center of Tagong, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 28.02.10. A Journey To Nirvana Buddhism China Cloud - Sky Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Landscape Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Sky Story Storytelling Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Film Leica M6 Travel Travel Photography
Hong Kong, May 2013 Buddhist Buddhist Temple City City Life HongKong Incense Jun Michael Park Manmo Temple Prayer Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Tourism Travel Travel Photography Urban Geometry Worship Traditional Showcase July Urban Exploration
Prostrating Tibetan pilgrims in Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. Pilgrims walk three steps, prostrate and slide, and get up and repeat the arduous process. They wear leather aprons to protect themselves from traction, but these aprons are worn out quickly and need to be replaced at least once a week. Sometimes it takes them more than six months to reach Lhasa, Tibet's ancient capital, and its holy sights. 01.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana Buddhism China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Morning Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Story Storytelling The Way Forward Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Film Leica M6
A Tibetan nun is sitting in front of her study box in a sub-zero temperature at Yarchen Gar. The boxes are humbly made of wooden plates and tarp, and barely shield the occupant from winter cold and wind. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Portrait Reportage Sichuan Snow Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Colorful vertical prayer flags, known as Darchors, cover a side of a mountain in the Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 28.02.10. A Journey To Nirvana Blue China Darcho Day Documentary Documentary Photography Hill Jun Michael Park Mountain Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Tibet Tibetan Prayer Flags Travel Travel Photography
Tibetan nuns haste themselves to their seats while others study and read Buddhist scriptures inside the Yarchen monastery, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Hong Kong, May 2013. Apple Store Architecture City City Life Composition Hong Kong HongKong IFC Jun Michael Park RX1 Showcase July Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
A kid in an elevator, Apple Store, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, May 2013. Apple Store Authentic Moments Elevator Fine Art Photography Hong Kong HongKong Illuminated Jun Michael Park Kid Laif Photo Agency Point And Shoot Reflection RX1 Sony Sony RX1 Space Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Showcase July Urban Exploration
The youngest of the three pilgrim brothers carries the wagon of luggage, while the two older brothers prostrate. It includes a simple tent and cooking equipment. They get donations from other Tibetans along the way. Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 01.03.2010. A Journey To Nirvana Buddhism China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Parked Photojournalism Pilgrimage Portrait Religion Reportage Sichuan Story Storytelling Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography
Tibetan monks and nuns attend their master's lecture in the outdoor school ground at Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Day Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
A child nun is carrying her sibling on her back, while adult nuns gather to buy groceries at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Portrait of a Tibetan pilgrim. His leather apron is worn out from days of arduous journey. Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 01.03.2010. A Journey To Nirvana Buddhism China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Portrait Portraiture Religion Reportage Sichuan Story Storytelling Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Film Leica M6
Buddhist nuns distribute white scarves blessed by one of their spiritual masters, who is sitting in the lecture box and speaking through the microphone. Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Large Group Of People Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Storytelling Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
Portrait of Tibetan child monks at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Portrait Reportage Sichuan Snow Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
A Tibetan girl inside Tagong Temple, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 28.02.10. A Journey To Nirvana Buddhism Casual Clothing China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Sky Story Storytelling Temple Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Travel Photography Film Leica M6 Portrait
Hong Kong, June 2015. Architecture Blue Hour City City Life Cityscape Cloud - Sky Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Modern Showcase July Skyscraper Sony Street Streetphotography Tourism Travel Travel Photography Tsim Sha Tsui Urban Urban Geometry Urban Skyline Urban Exploration
A child nun is carrying her sibling on her back, while adult nuns gather to buy groceries at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar Film Leica M6 Snow Snowfall
Colorful vertical prayer flags, known as Darchors, cover a side of a mountain in the Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 28.02.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Darcho Day Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Tibet Tibetan Prayer Flags Travel Travel Photography
Hong Kong, May 2013. Architecture Central City City Life Everyday Lives Hong Kong HongKong Jun Michael Park Market Old And New Showcase July Sony Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Urban Geometry Urban Exploration
Hong Kong, May 2013 City City Life Crosswalk HongKong Jun Michael Park Sony Sony RX1 Street Streetphotography Travel Travel Photography Urban Geometry Showcase July Urban Exploration
A Tibetan nun inside her house at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar. Photos of Buddhist masters and paintings of symbols are on the wall. The masters are regarded as reincarnations of religious masters from the past. They are worshipped and revered, as they are deemed to have a higher level of spiritual enlightenment. Tibetans believe their photos carry spiritual powers and blessings. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Container cargo ships and a sleeping passenger. May 2013, Hong Kong. HongKong Strangers In Transit Strangers ASIA Streetphotography Sony RX1 Travel Travel Photography Street Photography Cargo Ship Container City Urban Urban Geometry Fine Art Photography Jun Michael Park Laif Photo Agency Showcase July Reflection Mirror 35mm Urban Exploration
A boy monk proudly shows a photo of his spiritual master at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar. These masters are called the Living Buddha and regarded as reincarnations of religious masters from the past. They are worshipped and revered, as they are deemed to have a higher level of spiritual enlightenment. Tibetans believe their photos carry spiritual powers and blessings. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Storytelling Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
Another blockbuster sunset in Seoul Sunset Dongdaemun Travel City Architecture Building Exterior Street Built Structure Road City Life Sky Lifestyles Illuminated Transportation Person Leisure Activity Cloud - Sky Office Building Skyscraper Tall - High Jun Michael Park Golden Hour Pink Korea Landscape
Tibetan nuns pray at the outdoor school ground, Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. Yarchen Gar is known for its high proportion of buddhist nuns. At its peak there are more than 10,000 people living and practicing Tibetan buddhism, and 80 percent of the population is women. 03.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Cultures Day Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Large Group Of People Outdoors Photojournalism Pilgrimage Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Tibet Travel Travel Photography Yarchen Gar
Hong Kong is a city of consumerism, full of ads and billboards. Sometimes it feels larger than life. May 2013, Causeway Bay. HongKong Urban Geometry City Consumerism Travel Street Street Photography Urban Travel Photography Strangers In Transit Sony RX1 Advertisement Billboard Showcase July Laif Photo Agency Jun Michael Park Pace Movement 35mm Urban Exploration
Strong wind flaps Tibetan prayer flags surrounding the outdoor lecture ground at Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Outdoors Photojournalism Religion Reportage Sichuan Spirituality Storytelling Tibet Tibetan Prayer Flags Travel Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar
Portraits of young Tibetan nuns at the Nuns' Quarter, Yarchen Gar, Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. 02.03.10. A Journey To Nirvana China Culture Documentary Documentary Photography Jun Michael Park Photojournalism Reportage Sichuan Tibet Tibetan Buddhism Travel Photography Winter Yarchen Gar Portrait Women