For the last few years the local Chinese community have been putting on a lantern festival for a weekend near the end of Chinese New Year celebrations. I thought it would be a great opportunity to try out the Gorillapod I got for Christmas.
Here are just a few of the photos I took.
This one is my favourite:
It's the year of the ox:
The Gorillapod holds the camera still but not the people! This one is less blurry than most I took at the food stalls. (Later I took some deliberately blurry photos just for fun)
These two were taken early on when it was still fairly light:
No lantern festival would be complete without a dragon or two: