AROUND THE WORLD / Night Lights

Darkness doesn’t always bring about the end of the day. In many places, nightfall arrives with an unexpected form of nightlife — the chance to see a city in a new light. The illumination may be artificial, but it casts a very real and vibrant glow.


Bright Lights, Big City

Photos: (1) Hanoi, VIETNAM / August 2013 ; (2) Piazza del Campo, Siena, ITALY / August 2014; (3) Széchenyi Chain Bridge, Budapest, HUNGARY / May 2015; (4) Djemaa El Fna, Marrakesh, MOROCCO / August 2011; (5) Braga, PORTUGAL / October 2016; (6) Lima, PERU / December 2016; (7) South Bank, London, ENGLAND / August 2014 ; (8) Stockholm, SWEDEN / February 2015; (9) Victoria Peak, HONG KONG / August 2016.

Illuminated Landmarks

Photos: (1) St. Paul Cathedral, London, ENGLAND / October 2011; (2) Tomb of Hafez, Shiraz, IRAN / August 2016; (3) Empire State Building, New York City, USA / June 2014; (4) View of St. Peter’s Basilica from Tiber River, Rome, ITALY / August 2014; (5) Church of Santa Croce, Florence, ITALY / August 2014; (6) Parliament, Budapest, HUNGARY / May 2015.

Neons

Photos: (1) Naqsh-e Jahan Square, Isfahan, IRAN / August 2016; (2) Mong Kok, Kowloon, HONG KONG / August 2016; (3) Lake Geneva, Geneva, SWITZERLAND / January 2014; (4) Mong Kok, Kowloon, HONG KONG / August 2016; (5) Sun Salutation, Zadar, CROATIA / May 2014; (6) Mong Kok, Kowloon, HONG KONG / August 2016; (7) Mong Kok, Kowloon, HONG KONG / August 2016; (8) Louvre pyramid, Paris, FRANCE / July 2015.

Holiday Cheer

Photos: (1) Zoo Lights, National Zoo, Washington DC, USA / December 2012; (2) Medellin, COLOMBIA / November 2016; (3) Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA / December 2015; (4) Cartagena, COLOMBIA / November 2016; (5) Hackney, London, ENGLAND / November 2014; (6) Bond Street, London, ENGLAND / December 2014.


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