KUNG HEY FAT CHOI! Today I photographed the Chinese New year celebrations in Newcastle. I didn't have a strict brief as to what I was photographing, just documenting the day. On occasions like this I always try to set myself mini tasks and projects that allow me to focus my efforts.
This is one such mini project. I knew I wanted to do something around the Lion, which is one of the focal points of the celebration. The Lion visits establishments and is presented with a lettuce, which is then torn apart and scattered. This is brings good luck and fortune to the establishment.
Thanks for reading. Tomorrow I will post more images from the New Year Celebrations.