The black and white photos show the rural life of people in Hanoi’s suburbs before modernity impinged
A wet market in Hanoi's suburbs
A vendor carries sleeping mats to the market
A rural road
The typical landscape of Hanoi's suburbs
A farmer uses a bamboo-woven basket to remove water out of rice paddy fields.
Farmers pick vegetables in their gardens.
Buffaloes go back home after a day's work.
A farmer ploughs a field at noon.
Two farmers bail water out of a rice field.
Fishers cast a net on a river.
Floating houses of fisherfolk
The photos are collected by Manhhai Flickr