A farm girl from the Naxi village of Baoshan, deep in rural Yunnan.
Smoke from coal fires creeps over an alley at the start of evening in a shot from my hotel window in the largely Tibetan town of Zhongdian, now euphamistically renamed Shangri La.
Counting the Cash
In Kashgar market a trader counts the days takings.
Gourds For Sale
The dusty brown streets of old Kashgar contrast with the green paint of the shutters as a woman tries to sell her gourds.
This chap has mended his spectacle frames in true Jack Duckworth style.
Ladies from the Naxi minority in Lijiang dress in distinct blue clothes.
A busy Sunday lunch ahead as these lads make noodles for "laghman" and the expected crowd.
A twist of tobacco is stuffed into the end of this gentleman's hand-carved pipe.
Can anyone read these characters?
Potrait of an Old Man
A thousand lines tell the story of a life tilling the soil in the sun of Yunnan.
Genius At Work
A young boy sits in front of a painting engrossed in his own make believe world.
Abakh Hoja Pillars
The stunning colours on the pillars of the Abakh Hoja Mausoleum, close to Kashgar in China's far west of Xinjiang.
Set in the desert-like landscape of Xinjiang an incongruous pink bicycle sits by the shores of Karakol Lake.
Watching Over The Traders
A somewhat threatening billboard warns the public against some misdemeanor or other.
Red River Crossing
Lads make their way to Kashgar Sunday market.
San Ta Si
The famous 3 pagodas of Chong Sheng Temple, Dali, Yunnan.
This little boy followed me around as I was visiting his village, intrigued by the Westerner, but still shy.
Lunch in Kashgar
Two Uighur men enjoy lunch and a chat at Kashagar Sunday market. His socks need a wash...
Street Barbers, Kashgar
An impromptu barbershop is a common site in Asia. Here Uighar men get an all-over shave in a Kashgar street scene.
I think this shot is another from the southern Yunnan city of Tengchong.
The Calligrapher's Studio
A calligrapher's studio displays his work, a much respected art form in China.
Resting in Tiger Leaping Gorge
TLG is thedeepest gorge in the world, measured from the top of the mountains that form its sides. Here a Naxi lady takes a break.
Shilin Girl 1
Stopping in a village on the way to Shilin Stone Forest this little girl was intrigued by the foreigners in her village.
Shilin Girl 2
Yi Family 1
Yi minority villagers in the hamlet of Yangtse Laoke, close to baoshan in north east Yunnan.
Yi Family 2