Detail from the night performance named the Folk Song Festival of Liu Sanjie, which is presented outdoors in the Shanshui Theatre near Yangshuo, China. It’s a performance like you’ve never experienced, staged along the Lijiang River and 12 Peaks. Breathtakingly beautiful show. This photograph was not enhanced – shot with 300 mm lens length.

“Liu Sanjie Blue” won an honorable mention award in WIPI’s 2008 international juried photography competition.

Jurors for the competition:
-Karen Sinsheimer, Curator of Photography, Santa Barbara Museum of Art
-Stephen Perloff, Founder and Editor, The Photo Review
-Steve Zeifman, Owner, Rush Creek Editions
-Jessica Johnston, Curatorial Associate, Department of Photographs,George Eastman House/International Museum of Photography and Film

Image has been sold as mounted prints and greeting cards.


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“We live by faith, not by sight.” 2 Cor 5:7

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  • Umbra101
    Umbra101about 6 years ago

    Beautiful shot :)

  • Thank you. It’s a beautiful show. One of the highlights of my trip to China.

    – Glennis Siverson

  • Barssel
    Barsselabout 6 years ago

    Beautiful image………….

  • nescient
    nescientabout 6 years ago

    WOW! Incredible!

  • miketv
    miketvabout 6 years ago

    Fabulous – want to go!

  • Al Bourassa
    Al Bourassaabout 6 years ago

    WOW shot Glennis!

  • Shelley Heath
    Shelley Heathabout 6 years ago

    Awesome photo. The lighting is superb as are the silhouettes. Well done

  • Melanie  McQuoid
    Melanie McQuoidabout 6 years ago

    Stunning! Well done!

  • Thank you very much.

    – Glennis Siverson

  • GlennAlderson
    GlennAldersonabout 6 years ago

    Awsome image……..well done!

  • Thank you. Glad you stopped by.

    – Glennis Siverson

  • Alison Cornford-Matheson
    Alison Cornfor...about 6 years ago

    Incredible silhouette! Very evocative!

  • DaveBassett
    DaveBassettabout 6 years ago

    This is great – nice work.

  • I appreciate the compliment. Thanks so much.

    – Glennis Siverson

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