Day 9 – Hongbao for Macro Monday

Chinese New Year is just around the corner. (Advance Kung Hei Fat Choi to everyone), Chinese red envelopes or Hongbao or to some it’s called Ang Pao are a means to convei your Best Wishes for the new year.

Olympus Pen E-PL7 with Lumix 30mm F/2.8 Macro. Aperture priority, Auto ISO, F/4, 1/320, ISO 200. Light source from windows to my right

In China, people put money inside the money envelopes and give away to their relatives, children and friends on Chinese New Year. Money envelopes are also call red envelopes.


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