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.
The Great Wall at Mutianyu, Beijing Amidst Autumn Colors
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.
Pavilion amidst autumn colors in a Beijing Park
Water calligraphy in a Beijing Park
A man is writing Chinese characters on the ground in a park in Beijing.
Beijing Forests exploding in autumn colors
Napping on a tricycle in a Beijing hutong
An old man is taking a nap on his tricycle in a Beijing hutong lane.
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.
INSPIRITS CHINA is a visual guide to China's sky-scraping mega cities and breath-taking landscapes, drawing from more than 15 years of authentic urban and nature photography by visual artist Chris Rayn.