Breakfast in Pettah #6
A cook at work on Wolfendhal Street. October 2022.

• 35mm • f/2.8 • 1/125 • ISO160 • R6, with RF35/1.8 from Canon/Metropolitan


Morning Tea in Pettah
John purveys his super tea all along 4th Cross Street and the surrounding warren of lanes and alleys that make up the Keyzer Street Market, offering the naattamis, traders, and lorry drivers a refreshing break in their work of hauling, stocking, and selling the dry goods that keep the city fed. Colombo, September 2022.

• 35mm • f/2.8 • 1/640 • ISO400 • Canon R6 & RF 35/1.8 courtesy Canon/Metropolitan

Breakfast in Pettah #4
Wolfendhal Street, Kotahena. October 2022.

• 35mm • f/2.8 • 1/80 • ISO160 • R6 & RF35/1.8 courtesy Canon/Metropolitan

Life, in the Valley of the Wolves
Armed police on Wolfendhal Lane, in Hulftsdorp. October 2022.

• 35mm • f/2.8 • 1/2000 • ISO160 • R6 & RF 35/1.8 courtesy Canon/Metropolitan.

Good Morning, Kandy #8
Anuradha Perera, shot on assignment for Ashraff Associates and The Radh, Kandy, in October 2018.

• 24mm • f/8 • 1/320 • ISO800 •

The Shoe Salesman

The Shoe Salesman #2 by Son of the Morning Light on
Prince Street, Pettah, in Sri Lanka’s capital, Colombo. January 2020.
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Schoolgirl, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Schoolgirl, Kandy, Sri Lanka by Son of the Morning Light on
Shot on assignment for Smart Media and Gateway College, in November 2018.
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Portrait of a Naattami

Portrait of a Naattami, Pettah, Sri Lanka by Son of the Morning Light on
naattami takes a break from unloading a lorry to pose for my camera. Keyzer Street, January 2020
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The Superman of Keyzer Street by Son of the Morning Light on
naattami unloads onions from a lorry on Keyzer Street. Colombo, Sri Lanka. January 2020.
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Naattamis & Lorries, Keyzer Street, Pettah

Naattamis & Lorries, Keyzer Street, Pettah by Son of the Morning Light on
Naattamis, take a break and wait for more lorries to arrive to be unloaded. Sri Lanka, January 2020.
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