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Today is the Chinese Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival or Yuanxiao Jie is a traditional Chinese festival, which is on the 15th of the first month of the Chinese New Year. The festival marks the end of the celebrations of the Chinese New Year.Chinese started to celebrate the Lantern Festival from the Han Dynasty (206 BC - 221 AD). Like most other Chinese festivals, there is also a story behind the Festival. It is also believed that the festival has Taoist origins.Yuanxiao (glutinous rice ball) or Tangyuan is the special... continue reading

365 photos

I found there are 365 photos in my portfolio unintentionally. it's funny,one photo one day! continue reading

$2 image! 200 online!

Today is a lucky day.I got a $2download . My online images exceed200 !$2downloadnew photo online continue reading

Red in China

The emphasis of red colour in chinese culture originated from the han-chinese culture's veneration towards red colour. The red color wards off anything evil, red is auspicious. This view had already began in pre-historic times. Red was the colour of the sun (symbolizing power), the colour of blood (life) and the colour of fire (used against beasts, symbolizing warmth/celebration). As time passes by, this veneration for red colour did not change. In the ancient marriage custom of han-chinese, one must... continue reading

The birth of three new life

My mom's dog called "niuniu".It 's a Chihuahua .One day not long ago,she gave birth to the three puppies. They look so cute and lovable . Now I put their pictures here to share. continue reading

Oh --- yes! My first sale arrive!

Tonight,when I check my profile,I found my earnings balance became $1.4, it is no longer a zero .That's my real start! But it was strange that two members bought one picture in two minutes interval,why? continue reading

wow ! Good start in Dreamstime

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