PHOTOGRAPHY – Student Project Asks Hong Kongers: What Would You Change?


Cameos‘ approached a number of Hong Kongers with questions, “hoping not only for an answer but for them to have a moment to collect their thoughts and consider their ambition and goals.”

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Founded just last week, the project is the culmination of a group of student’s ideas and thoughts on the world today.“Its purpose is to serve as a mirror – to reflect both the minute and the major consequentialities of the behaviour of individuals.” Their first series is entitled ‘Change’…

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“What’s one thing you really want right now?” “To play soccer.”

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“What’s one thing that would make your life better?” “The certainty that I could go to the university I want.”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “I don’t know actually… but probably I would take money from whomever has a lot of money and give it to those who has don’t have enough money.”

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“Do you want to change anything about your life?” “For sure. I want to change the state I’m in. I want to be more hard-working and less lazy than before.”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “I’d like to find a way to make people be nice to each other. I think people are so busy with their lives today that they forget about what’s important and they’re just busy trying to reach their goals and make money and do things for themselves. We need to think more about others and with that comes all sorts of wealth and riches.”

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“What is one thing you want to see in the world?” “World peace.”

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“If you could make the world a better place, what would you change?” “The war. No more tanks.”

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“If you could make the world a better place, what would you do?” “I think we need a decrease in the population, because the world is too crowded and we need more space for everything.”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “I would make sure people that have dirty water get clean water and be able to spend money on whatever they want instead of starving.”

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“What would make your life better?” “Job future, it’s really important for me. Also family life. Getting along well with my family is something I value.”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “Probably take away poverty. There are too many poor people in countries and sometimes they can’t afford food and medication to live.”

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“How would you make the world a better place?” “Wow…how am I supposed to answer this deep question?”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “I would give more money to the banks so all the poor people could afford stuff.”

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“At this moment, what could make your life better?” “Spending more time with my family.” “在此刻,有什麼可以能令你的生活更好?” “如果可以與家人共渡多一點的時間。”

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“If you could change one thing about the world, what would you do?” “How can I phrase this… make people more human…like less greedy.”

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“If you could make the world a better place, what would you do?” “I would stop the wars. Everybody needs peace. Life is more difficult today because war is everywhere.”

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“What changes do you want to see in Hong Kong?” “A drop in property prices!”

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“What do you think you can do to make the world a better place?” “Be more environmentally friendly. Use less plastic bags and reduce my food wastage.”

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