Well-trained golden retrievers wear helmets and sunglasses while cruising on scooter with owner Handoko Njotokusuma. Ace and Armani cruise through Surabaya, Indonesia, while perched on the handlebars or the pillion of his scooter. Wearing helmets and red- or green-framed sunglasses, the dogs and their owner have become local celebrities – drawing curious stares and stunned looks from passers-by.
He is 40 years old Gugulothu Lachiram from the hometown of Khammam. And you will surely be amazed by how he pulls yoga tricks at the back of his speeding motorcycle. The high-octane yoga guru said: ‘I take the risk while I perform and until today I have not had any accidents. Sometimes I get scared when I perform stunts but it makes me feel happy too.
“Bikes of Burden” is the series of photographs by Hans Kemp showing the motorbikes carrying incredible loads of stuff. Because of high population, narrow streets and a tradition of shopping locally have made motorbikes the preferred way to transport just about anything.