Photo taken at Chinese Cultural Show (扎根50文化大汇演),at Stadium Bukit Jalil, 28/10/2007.
WS 01 - 5 teams in presentations
WS 02 - Drummers
Lion dance (simplified Chinese: 舞狮; traditional Chinese: 舞獅; pinyin: wǔshī) is a form of traditional dance in Chinese culture, in which performers mimic a lion's movements in a lion costume.
The lion costume may be operated by a single dancer, or more frequently by a pair of dancers. The single dancer springs about while energetically moving and shaking the head and operating the jaws and eyes. The pair of dancers, forming the back and fore legs of the beast, mimic the motions of a single animal as they move between platforms of varying elevations. The dance is traditionally accompanied by gongs, drums and firecrackers, representing the descent of good luck.
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japiey (10163) 2007-11-27 5:31
Good shot, detailed , and a share of culture..
jlbrthnn (76037) 2007-11-27 7:01
Cheer!, it is superb with colors and decorations as only the Chinese can do them. The ws are superb too. Congratulations.
Have a nice day
trekks (14348) 2007-11-27 8:21
This version has stronger light and sharp details. The black BG is good for contrast here. The dance is captured without blur. Nice shot. TFS
gracious (20025) 2007-11-27 8:59
good shot with the main subject against darker bg to show the Lion dance in perfect sharpness, vivid colour and details!
wish I was there with you to enjoy our culture!
well done and TFS
all the best
pally3100 (3413) 2008-01-02 18:52
see comments under your title " Village" of cambodge
cak (4923) 2009-02-03 5:15
hi Ally.you have much able and cute tiger(kaplan).thanks for sharing. c. ak.
jmdias (61390) 2009-06-29 7:55
nice pov to show the lion and its colors with perfect light. I liked the framing and the lines of the poles adding graphism, nice contrast with the dark background
paura (47186) 2011-03-08 5:10
Excellent sharpness and colors/lighting saettings to show us th interesting object. Well done and thansk for sharing.