keyswords for this image: california, cantonese, chinatown, mandarin, neon, nightlife, north beach, san francisco, graffitti, larry butterworth, chinese, chop suey, architecture, victorian, barbary coast

I used to live in San Francisco’s North Beach, just next to Chinatown. Every morning I would walk to work through Chinatown and come back through in the evening. Always something interesting to see.

A few Photoshop tweaks.


  • rodeorose
    rodeoroseover 4 years ago

    Incredible tones and ambience..perfect Larry!

  • Thanks Rosie

    – Larry Butterworth

  • TinKat
    TinKatover 4 years ago

    beautifully done, Larry.
    haven’t seen this place in person in years…
    fantastic location

  • Thanks Carlos, I appreciate it.

    – Larry Butterworth

  • Kim McClain Gregal
    Kim McClain Gr...over 4 years ago


  • many thanks KIm

    – Larry Butterworth

  • RebeccaT
    RebeccaTover 4 years ago

    The man in the window is fantastic!.. great work Larry :)

  • Good to hear from you Rebecca, thanks

    – Larry Butterworth

  • banrai
    banraiover 4 years ago

    always interesting, fine image Larry

  • A million thanks Banrai

    – Larry Butterworth

  • Martin Muir
    Martin Muirover 4 years ago

    Very cool image larry,nice work.

  • Hey Martin, thanks a lot

    – Larry Butterworth

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago


  • Thanks for the comment lorilee

    – Larry Butterworth

  • Barbara  Brown
    Barbara Brownover 4 years ago

    Great image Larry! Isn’t it a wonderful place??

  • many thanks Barbara

    – Larry Butterworth

  • Keith Reesor
    Keith Reesorover 4 years ago

    Fantastic work Larry!! :)

  • keith your a good man always commenting on my work, always good to hear from you, thanks so much

    – Larry Butterworth

  • reflector
    reflectorover 4 years ago

    Great composition, colours and effects Larry !

  • James, Thanks my freind

    – Larry Butterworth

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