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Subject: [Leica] Star Ferries in Filthy Air
From: richard at (Richard Man)
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2014 20:29:12 -0800
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I hope the air will clear up in a week :-)

On Thu, Jan 9, 2014 at 7:48 PM, H&ECummer <cummer at> wrote:

> Hi Luggers,
> The air quality in Hong Kong is not good. This partly due to local
> conditions (cars, buses and trucks)
> and factory pollution from the Mainland. Think London Fog from the 1950's.
> Indeed articles are
> appearing in the Chinese press reporting on the progress that London has
> made in cleaning up its air.
> Perhaps a prelude to China trying to do the same. A better example for
> China would be Japan but these
> days the Chinese do not want to emulate any good examples from their Asian
> neighbour when they are
> fighting about air space and territorial waters. Here's the picture of
> Hong Kong Harbour with two star
> ferries crossing - one the Tourist Ferry (the older one) and other a
> regular commuter.
> <
> >
> Taken with the Olympus E M 1 and the 45mm f1.8 ISO 200 1/1600 @ f8.0.
> Please look large.
> C&C always welcome.
> Howard
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