Friday, January 27, 2012

Year of the Dragon

fortune view from the balcony radial neon dragons amazing dragon nails (other hand was calligraphy) wassup foo? L is for Legit raised the red lantern smoke and haze
Photography: me

EYE OF THE TIGER. Happy Lunar New Year Festival 2012! All of the Asian multicultural student groups had a big preview party last Sunday for the sold-out performances tonight and tomorrow. There were sneak peeks of acts, free snacks and games, bumping into old friends, and a re nao firework display outside at the end. I'm very pumped to see this year's show - JJ is choreographing Chinese yoyo and many of my friends are getting their dance on. Thank you event-goers for bearing with me as I shamelessly walked up to you and asked if I could snap pictures of your body parts (erm ... not quite as creepy as that sounded). If you hover over each photo, there's a strange and telling title for each.

Whew editing these photos took a lot longer than I thought they would. Early morning bloggin' sans coffee (7:30 AM what what), after dropping that horrid anatomy lab which single-handed threatened to turn my sociable and fun last semester into a raging nightmare. Imagine Caveman Angie, holed away somewhere mumbling things like "arbor vitae" "trochlear nerve" "posterior commisure" to herself while prodding at some plastic model labeled with miniscule smudged numbers. Given, I do enjoy learning anatomy a lot but this is all too much too soon. Isn't that what med school's for? My other 6 classes should keep me happily busy instead of stressed to the limit. Happy weekending! 

still life: panda earmuffs on a dirty table talk and yoyo? easy like a dragon starburst peace on the ceiling yogurt drink pyramid an upside down chameleon? glow bright a guy stole the dragon's legs so he ate him (hair) do: sequin floral fairy dust 'spolsion suspensed rise above dandelion firework
Readers - do you celebrate a cultural New Year?
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9 comments:

Oreleona January 27, 2012 at 12:32 PM   said...

Gong xi fa Cai Angie! These pictures are amazing!!!! i really love the sequin headband!! and wow ure taking six other premed classes? omg good thing u dropped that anatomy i cannot imagine the stress!!

Tori January 27, 2012 at 6:07 PM   said...

It looks like fun!
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beneath the glass January 27, 2012 at 7:30 PM   said...

holy crap Angie these pics came out gorgeous! You're doing an awesome job with that camera! The festival looks like it was fun- I totally missed out on NY this year being sick :(

Beneath the Glass

Shen January 27, 2012 at 11:26 PM   said...

Great pictures! Those nails look amazing. Looks like you had a load of fun celebrating CNY!

Phoebe Limanta January 28, 2012 at 1:09 AM   said...

Gong Xi Angie!! Happy Lunar New Year! Hope you had an amazing time celebrating! :)

carizzachua January 28, 2012 at 9:47 AM   said...

wow!!! love the photos you took! happy new year!

Jo January 29, 2012 at 2:44 AM   said...

Ohh, your photographs have captured it so perfectly! <3 Lion dancing is my absolute favourite part of Chinese New Year!

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~KawaiiParadise~ January 29, 2012 at 9:36 PM   said...

wahh! Happy new year! Your pictures are lovely=D
~XOXO Charlotte

Nic Nic January 30, 2012 at 10:06 AM   said...

Great pictures! Have a great Dragon year :)

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