mountains of mandarins…

With Chinese New Year celebrations over for another year I was left wondering ‘what happens to all the mandarin & Kumquat trees’?? Mandarin oranges are considered a symbol of abundance and good fortune. Throughout Hong Kong, where we live, there were trees outside nearly every front door, occasionally a child will pick off an orange and eat it, but strangely it felt like the wrong …

Gong Xi Fa Cai – giddy up!

It’s Chinese New Year, and Hong Kong is full of beautiful decorations and flowers, with a four day holiday to celebrate. There are so many great photo opportunities during this time, here are a selection of what I have taken to capture this auspicious holiday. It is the Year of the Horse, or to be precise, the Year of the …