Magic Lantern Festival Photos

img_9550The Botanical Gardens in Edgbaston is the venue for the display of coloured lanterns. Read on to view some photos taken last Friday.

The lanterns were made by artists in China, are 3 dimensional and in some cases stand several meters high. They are set along paths forming a trail around the gardens from which visitors get superb views of them.

Smartphone cameras were much in use especially for framing people’s children against a background of lanterns

If you want to attend the event which Finishes on 2nd January, visit this website.

Below is a gallery of my photos.

Geoff Caine

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Viewing Instructions:
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