Photos offer collective view of Lunar New Year celebrations
Revelers around the world celebrated the Lunar New Year with a bang on Sunday, Feb. 10 as they ushered in the start of the Year of the Snake, according to the Chinese zodiac.
In addition to the fireworks, dragon dances and lucky red money envelopes, people also honored the Spring Festival tradition by sharing images of the occasion on social image sharing sites like Instagram.
At the time of this post, the website Statigram showed more than 25,000 results for Instagram images tagged with #lunarnewyear. Instagram's blog also points users to view hashtag results for #lunarnewyear, #LNY, #chinesenewyear and #CNY using Gramfeed, which includes a map feature to easily see where images were posted from.
Flickr also offered up a gallery of Lunar New Year images today that's worth a look.
- Canon EOS M58.8%
- Panasonic G85/G803.3%
- Panasonic FZ2500/FZ20001.9%
- Panasonic LX10/LX151.2%
- Panasonic GH5 development3.6%
- Sony a99 II15.9%
- Nikon KeyMission 170 and 801.0%
- Fujifilm GFX 50S development28.3%
- Olympus E-M1 II development18.7%
- Olympus E-PL80.1%
- Olympus 25mm F1.2 Pro1.5%
- Olympus 12-100mm F4 IS Pro1.9%
- Olympus 30mm F3.5 Macro0.1%
- Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art3.6%
- Sigma 12-24mm F4 Art2.6%
- Sigma 500mm F4 DG OS HSM Sport2.4%
- YI M12.2%
- GoPro Hero50.8%
- GoPro Karma drone2.2%
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