Ten Amazing Photos From The Chinese Lantern Festival

Categories: Photography

By Mike Mezeul II
Whoa, guys. The Chinese Lantern Festival is out of control.

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It's like they've taken every emoji you've ever wished existed, spun it into a silk sculpture, then illuminated the thing. There are singing giant ants, moving dinosaurs, seductively posed pandas and more filling out a walk-through wonderland of glowing excess. It's kind of like taking acid without having to actually take acid. It's that good.

Here's ten photos to hold you over until you get to see it in the flesh, then view the entire slideshow here.

By Mike Mezeul II
By Mike Mezeul II
By Mike Mezeul II

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