Pagoda roof in Beijing at sunset
A Chinese pagoda structure in the centre of Beijing is silhouetted against the sun.
Autumn Colors at Fragrant Hills Park in Beijing
Autumn Colors at Fragrant Hills in Beijing
Mask in a Beijing Hutong
A colorful Chinese mask is hanging at a door frame in an old hutong lane in Beijing.
Lotus Flower in Beijing
An archetypal composition of Lotus on the Kunming Lake near the Summer Palace in Beijing showcases the three basic elements and colors of a classical Chinese lotus pond: the lively reddish tone of the Lotus flower, the vibrant green of the Lotus leaf, and the deep blue tones of the waters surrounding them.
Dragonflies on a lotus flower
Two dragonflies are meeting on a lotus flower in the Imperial Garden of the Forbidden City in Beijing.
Coffee Shop at Qianhai in Beijing
An old man working for Public Security is guarding a coffee shop at the entertainment strip along Qianhai Lake in Beijing, seemingly out of place.
Stone Lion in Forbidden City in Beijing
A mighty stone lion is towering in front of a hall in the imperial Forbidden City in Beijing, protecting it from evil spirits.
Water calligraphy in a Beijing Park
A man is writing Chinese characters on the ground in a park in Beijing.
Pavilion amidst autumn colors in a Beijing Park
Napping on a tricycle in a Beijing hutong
An old man is taking a nap on his tricycle in a Beijing hutong lane.
Beijing Forests exploding in autumn colors
Colorful Incense in Beijing's Dongyue Temple
Stone lions in Beijing's summer palace
An army of stone lions is lining up at a bridge in the Summer Palace of Beijing in China.
At Inspirits.net, visual artist Chris Rayn explores the inner workings and hidden truths of our world. Inspired by the classic arts, his pictures feature meticulous compositions and rich colors & contrasts, creating works of art even out of the most everyday experiences. Unstaged and not created digitally, the artist's works provide a highly original look at authentic subjects.