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Reveries: Koi

Part of my upcoming photo book on Guangzhou, China titled, Reveries. “Reveries” offer a gateway through the subconscious and a journey through a sequence of Reveries as seen through a protagonist in reflection of the past and contemplation for the future of Guangzhou. Guangzhou is currently undergoing a massive evolution in economics and culture. The Koi, in Asian culture is a symbol of luck and prosperity. In this abstracted image, a Koi is seen swimming towards a sun ray. The image suggests the Chinese people moving towards a brighter and more prosperous future. The abstraction of the sun reflection can also be perceived as a stage during a Reverie (daydream) where things seem to feel/look fuzzy and vague.

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Date Taken: 03.2018
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 5, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Guangzhou, China