Early morning, people “crawling” out of their homes to see what the day will bring, the shopkeeper ready to serve his first customer. A cycle that probably repeats itself every new day. Kathmandu, Nepal.
PUBLISHED in Practical Photography Magazine (UK) Spring 2010 Issue
FEATURED in Shopfronts Group 10/01/2010
4th PLACE in True Colors of Asia Group “The Meaning of Life” Challenge
FEATURED in True Colors of Asia Group
6th PLACE in The 100-499 Viewings Group “Candid Street Photography / Art” Challenge
3rd PLACE in Shopfronts Group “Old but still in use” Challenge
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kathmandu, nepal, rustic, alleys, shopfronts, street scene, daily life


  • Angie Muccillo
    Angie Muccilloover 4 years ago

    Superb work Mike! :-)

  • Thanks Angie! And a happy New Year to you while it’s still not too late.

    – Michiel de Lange

  • Tania Palermo
    Tania Palermoover 4 years ago


  • awefaul
    awefaulover 4 years ago

    I looked in my Thesaurus for the right word and started with ‘stunning’ where I found ‘remarkable’ and ‘striking’ but then I gave up and just looked at this magic moment for a long time.

  • Gary Gurr
    Gary Gurrover 4 years ago

    Fantastic Mike

  • Silvia Ganora
    Silvia Ganoraover 4 years ago

    Stunning capture. So full of life.

  • JKKimball
    JKKimballover 4 years ago

    Fantastic image Mike!

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 4 years ago

    great work mike!

  • TalBright
    TalBrightover 4 years ago


  • Jean M. Laffitau
    Jean M. Laffitauover 4 years ago

    :-) This is another outstanding shot!!

  • Carolyn Prior
    Carolyn Priorover 4 years ago

    Wow! love it.

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