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Hong Kong Delights

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 19 January 2011 in Food & Cuisine and Portfolio.

A lady admiring the food at Lin Heung Tea House in Hong Kong, SAR, China.

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Oh my goodness! This looks massive, and yummy! I love the DOF and the detail is wonderful.

19 Jan 2011 5:06am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Hey Steve, Lin Heung's steamed cake (馬拉糕), this is my favourite dish!!! Which Lin Heung, Central or Sheung Wan? Anyway, both are good... your pic makes me starve... have to get something to eat!:-) Wishing you a very enjoyable stay in HK!:-)

19 Jan 2011 5:17am

@hugo poon: It's the one at 160-164 Wellington ST. We had a great two week stay around the holidays. We are back home now.

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

Hey, that does look good! Is it sweet? Thanks, by the way, for the fascinating response to my question from yesterday's post.

19 Jan 2011 5:27am

@GJC: I don't know. The group across the table ordered it. It looked good though.

Daniel from Kenmare, Ireland

how did it taste?

19 Jan 2011 6:04am

Sidney from Manila, Philippines

That is a big piece of cake ! :-)

19 Jan 2011 6:19am

Behrooz Sangani from Tehran, Iran

Truly a Sponge Bob! Looks delicious.

19 Jan 2011 6:26am

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

I want a piece of that. Yum.

19 Jan 2011 7:12am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Delicious framing and perfect depth of field!

19 Jan 2011 7:12am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

A large portion... :)

19 Jan 2011 7:38am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Here is which changes us totally deserts of lava! Tasty!

19 Jan 2011 7:38am

Visioplanet Photography from Agartala, India

Lovely Depth of field.

19 Jan 2011 7:39am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Hum, ça l'air délicieux ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée


19 Jan 2011 7:58am

Bill Brown from California, United States

Excellent capture! Looks yummy.

19 Jan 2011 8:22am

PEGGY*aiMe*PHOTO from somewhere in, France

wow ! It's a big big cake and I want this beautiful cake ! :)
The detail is precise ! Great !

19 Jan 2011 8:30am

Franz from Baden, Austria

both look very appetizing! ;-))

19 Jan 2011 8:46am

PATRICK from miramas, France


19 Jan 2011 8:57am

kitty from Seoul, South Korea

That looks yummy and I like the way you have captured it with the lady ^^

19 Jan 2011 8:59am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Looks nice.. hope it tastes nice too :). Great shot.

19 Jan 2011 9:12am

k@ from Paris, France

Looks like a big loaf of sponge ;-) But since our dear Hugo is starving i trust you both for this to be as tasty as the angle chose here, Steve.

19 Jan 2011 9:14am

Longroute from Cagliari, Italy

Really so realistic and effective! hummm, I feel my mouth water!
very fine the girl in the background.
Well done,

19 Jan 2011 10:24am

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

looks a bit too dry for me :)

19 Jan 2011 11:58am

Larry Elkins from Bisbee, United States


19 Jan 2011 2:12pm

Sunder from India

Nice shot! Love the DOF and texture...

19 Jan 2011 3:36pm

don from spokane, United States

An attractive food shot. It looks so delicious and tasty. Fine image.

19 Jan 2011 4:05pm

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Great details! Very tasteful shot:-)

19 Jan 2011 4:07pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Yes this looks just like sponge cake!! I think I could take that!!

19 Jan 2011 4:38pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I don't know whether to look at the cake or the beautiful face beyond . . I guess I'll be in trouble either way !

19 Jan 2011 5:46pm

Daryl Johnson from New Malden, United Kingdom

It's a truly magnificent example of cake. Behold!

19 Jan 2011 10:53pm

YKR from Hiroshima, Japan

Beautiful!! I want to bite it .I wonder how tall it was ?

19 Jan 2011 11:27pm

@YKR: Maybe, 4 inches (10 centimeters).

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine selective focus

19 Jan 2011 11:50pm

Céline from New York City, United States

Very nice DOF !

20 Jan 2011 12:15am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Wow, fantastic shot. The dof is excellent!

20 Jan 2011 12:58am

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

It looks like a huge cake!

20 Jan 2011 3:02am

The Wakeful Tree from Mumbai, India

that's lovely.

20 Jan 2011 3:29am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Interesting to see how the cake is on display and the people seem to be admiring its existence. :-) Nice detail captured in the cake's texture.

20 Jan 2011 3:37am

Hooman from Mashhad, Iran

delicious!!! nice shot steve

20 Jan 2011 4:11am

Suzanne from Melbourne, Australia

now that is a slab of cake......if it were me behind the cake, i would not be eyeing it would already have been eaten! Great capture Steve!

20 Jan 2011 4:42am

myky from London, Canada

Perfectly captured!!!

20 Jan 2011 5:51am

Ioanaz from Bucharest, Romania

great focus and very nice subject!!

20 Jan 2011 3:58pm

Jojigirl from Badian, Philippines

a cute way to fuss over a cake before letting it disappear into your mouth. :)

24 Jan 2011 8:55am

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Beautiful textures and dof. I love it.

6 Feb 2011 4:32pm