The Pirates of Petaling Street - Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Pirates of Petaling Street - Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Pirates of Petaling Street - Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


You may license this photo on Getty Images. Please click the link on the sidebar.

===================================================================

This photograph has not been pirated!

But I can’t vouch for the pirated clothes, handbags, books, DVDs and CDs that are sold on Petaling Street (Malay: Jalan Petaling) in the heart of Chinatown in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The area went through a major renovation in 2003 and the entire street was covered with a green roof and as a result the locals started to call it the “Green Dragon.” The pedestrian-only thoroughfare is full of vendor kiosks, food stalls and restaurants. It’s a great place to sharpen your bargaining skills if your courage allows it.

I just love this splash of yellow this moving cab provided along with adding depth to my composition.

Now don’t be a pirate and pirate my photograph without my express consent. If you would like to use this or any of my other photographs for your blog, advertising campaign, magazine print, book cover or website please get in touch with me and we can discuss terms.

Just be prepared to bargain!

Check back for more of my Malaysian adventures!

Happy Travels!

Text and photo copyright by ©Sam Antonio Photography

Facebook | Google + | Twitter | Pinterest | Photography Blog | Travel Photography Gallery

Taken on: 8th February, 2012. Copyright: All Rights Reserved - See Sam Antonio Photography's page of Flickr

More images

The Many Faces of Bayon Temple, Angkor Thom, Angkor Wat Temple Complex, Cambodia Street market. Songkran Showdown Watering Saturday Buddha Goldiness Sule Pagoda main zedi Colonial Facade in Sule Pagoda Road Watering the Monday Buddha Another Longtail! Thai artist. Buddhist. Doi Suthep Temple. Banana pancake. Pond and building in the slum of Doeum Sleng | Phnom Penh, Cambodia Blue gravestone and rabbits | Phnom Penh, Cambodia Grave and palm tree | Phnom Penh, Cambodia Selling can drinks in the river Bamboo Rafters Dried snakes on skewers | Phnom Penh, Cambodia Street foods Malaysia Airlines' airplaine at Tan Son Nhat Airport The satay man. Street artist. street performer - Explored . Glass blower. Tradional Thai dance Sweet Karen hill tribe Playing traditional Thai songs along the street.- Explored. A boy and his mother selling chestnut along the street - Explored. Wat Rong Khun James Bond Island School along Tonlé Sap, Siem Reap Karen hill tribe weaving traditional clothes. Hill tribe women having her lunch Street artists in night market , Chiang Mai Mad cow! Apsara Bas Relief Hidden Apsara at Ta Phrom Ta Phrom Apsara Bodhisattva at Ananda Pahto Konagamana Gotama Ananda Pahto Standing Buddha Bodhisattva Shwedagon Pagoda at Night Beautiful wildflower | Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia Old Pnong (Bunong) minority man and hut | Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia Kreung (Krung) minority hut and old man | Ratanakiri Province, Cambodia Abandoned building and grazing cow | Ratanakiri Province, Cambodia Terres Rouges Lodge in Banlung | Ratanakiri Province, Cambodia