Long time no shopping with family, so after hot pot lunch with Jens parents we hit iapm Mall for more shoes to the family
Tuesday Feb 20 - Shots
Back in Shanghai and meeting up with Ken's parents at Roadhouse for beers and shots
Monday Feb 19 - Jump!
Jen really likes to jump in pictures and I like this one taken on the frozen river in black and white instead of color. Back to Shanghai tonight
Sunday Feb 18 - Ice factory
Trekking along the frozen river and find the spot where they cut up all the ice to use for all the huge ice constructions.
Saturday Feb 17 - Frozen sweets
Today at the Ice Festival which was really a cold experience in the evening. Locals sell a lot of frozen candied fruits and ice cream
Friday Feb 16 - Dressed for cold
Early flight up to the cold in Harbin, and needed still to add some additional garments as temperature down to -20 degrees Celsius. Bella started photo bombing any picture I took of Jen as the "Harbin Ninja" - as you clearly see in the back ground
Thursday Feb 15 - "Hongbao"
Yearly new year dinner with Jens family and kids happy collecting red envelopes with money
Wednesday Feb 14 - Red lanterns
Dad and daughter day with a visit to Yuyuan garden, fully decorated in red for the festival
Tuesday Feb 13 - Morning kung fu
As today is day off, I get down to Bund area early to take some sunrise pictures
Monday Feb 12 - Concrete, steel and blue skies
Company lunch down at Lujiazui before the holidays. Taking two days vacation before the official holidays
Sunday Feb 11 - Seafood brunch
Fredrisk sister with family visiting China and that calls for seafood brunch at Andaz
Saturday Feb 10 - Polar bear
Taking care of Alex, a friends dog, for the Chinese New Year holiday. No clue what type of dog it is but looks definitely closer to a polar bear than any dog I have seen.
Friday Feb 09 - Yellow
Just one yellow Ofo rental bike among all these Mobikes in orange, other times its the other way around
Thursday Feb 08 - Sign
Bad day for pictures today... quick snap from the car on the way home
Wednesday Feb 07 - Beam
Late customer visit in office and then quick bite on the way home, just take a shoot from the pavement, long shutter time
Tuesday Feb 06 - Nanpu Bridge
Trying to arrange new passport before the holidays, so several times back and forth over the river this morning
Monday Feb 05 - Toy city
Just a few mediocre pictures today and I asked Bella to pick one. Her choice is this toy city view from our bedroom
Sunday Feb 04 - 55 degrees perfection
Roast beef dinner tonight with 24 hrs sous vide cooking at 55 degrees Celsius. Bella made the mashed potatoes and Mika mushroom cream sauce - yummy. Also only picture taken today, so very sorry for the unsharp picture : )
Saturday Feb 03 - Toilets?
Lunch at the Refinery Xintiandi with Fredrik and Kevin
Friday Feb 02 - "My dream, China dream"
Good contrast here with the graffiti on the wall saying "My dream, China dream" then modern commercial on the bus. Is this what the dream about?
Thursday Feb 01 - Huaihai park
On the way to office snapping this beautiful morning pic from the car
Wednesday Jan 31 - Reception
Meeting a new potential customer/partner at Holiday Inn Pudong and luckily I take this one and only picture of the day
Tuesday Jan 30 - Back to great air...
Left Monday morning and arrived Tuesday afternoon to this lovely air in Shanghai, cough cough...
Monday Jan 29 - LAX
Re-routed through Los Angeles (LAX) with one night stay at airport hotel. Arrived early for lengthy security check and then had some time to stroll around the airport
Sunday 28 Jan - Sports bar
Breakfast at Charlotte airport waiting for the flight to Chicago. This sports bar looks exactly as I imagined from several movies
Saturday 27 Jan - First in Flight
North Carolina people are very proud of the Brothers Wright who did the first manned flight 1903 in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
Friday Jan 26 - Burger
Lunches here are what we expect, burgers, Mexican and pizzas... Good for sure but not everyday.. Where's my Chinese food??
Thursday Jan 25 - F150
What is a picture from US without the classic most sold pick up ever, the Ford F150
Wednesday Jan 24 - Residence Inn Piper Glen
Arrived at hotel for the week. Marriot Residence Inn some 30 minutes away from our office.
Tuesday Jan 23 - Touchdown Dallas
Long flight to US today, and with time difference I arrive same day and same time although it took me close to 14 hrs. This one from Dallas airport, changing to Charlotte North Carolina
Monday Jan 22 - Blue
Playing with pre set of the camera and it works really great here, just showing all the blue roof tiles looking out from the window in office
Sunday Jan 21 - Majestic
Old movie theater near Nanjing Rd restored to former beauty
Saturday Jan 20 - Lizzie
Afternoon at old favorite Sasha, and Lizzie proudly ready to serve
Friday Jan 19 - Big boys
Meet up with Jonathan and Alfredo for after work at Roadhouse
Thursday Jan 18 - Dials
Playing around with the macro lins, close up of the new Fuji X100F camera
Wednesday Jan 17 - Local bottle opener
Lunch nearby office and this local fellow seemed concerned about my presence in his neighborhood. Like his appearance though, looking like he could open a beer bottle with his fangs in a second : )
Tuesday Jan 16 - Deliveries in yellow
Found this automatic setting on the camera that only records yellow, good timing when two couriers outside office at lunch : )
Monday Jan 15 - Paramount
Old entertainment center Paramount in Jingan.
Sunday Jan 14 - Coffehouse with style
Dimsum brunch then a coffee at IFC before back to Shanghai again
Saturday Jan 13 - Reach for the sky
Down at Central for shopping
Friday Jan 12 - HK style
Arrived in HK and for sure we start with Hong Kong style street food across the hotel
Thursday Jan 11 - Big eyes
Birthday dinner at Garlic and kids showing off their biggest eyes. Bella a clear winner here
Wednesday Jan 10 - Art by Bella
Sunny day in office today, and Bellas art makes it even sunnier
Tuesday Jan 09 - Pink
Lunch walk around office area, enjoying all the clothes hang out for drying : )
Monday Jan 08 - Spring coming?
Shanghai is cold today, really cold. Short walk on Nanjing Rd and looking at the window shops collections, seems spring is on the way?
Sunday Jan 07 - Waves
Practicing with the Mavic by the beach and must say that it really gives you new opportunities for pictures, looking down at things
Sat Jan 06 - Harbour
Day on the sea with the team in Sanya. Cloudy at first then scorching sun, with tomato faces as result.
Friday Jan 05 - Brainstormig session
Meeting with sales team discussing what other smart things we can do 2018 to reach the budget, and the guys look somewhat confused : )