By using a seemingly infinite number of buttons, beads, and pins, Brooklyn-based Korean artist Ran Hwang successfully create a vignette of cherry blossoms. Like a monk who, facing the wall, practices Zen, Hwang repetitively fixes hundreds of beads and buttons in floral compositions then proceeds to hammer them to a backboard or wall. When you look up close, the amount of individual buttons is somewhat overwhelming, but from afar, they are beautifully assembled cherry bloosom. No matter how many times I saw it, I always be amazed by the amount of time and patience needed to create work like that.
Cherry Blossom, known as the beginning of spring in some countries, are treated like a big festival. People flooded to the sites where cherry blossoms are and take amazing pictures all varieties of pink. Here we handpicked some breathtaking Cherry Blossom Photography around world. We have to say, it is definitely one of the most beautiful sights every spring. So if you can find any nearby, take a look at below photos to enjoy the splendid view.
Held annually since 2001, the Aboriginal Cherry Blossom Festival in Taiwan attracts a large number of visitors to their 2,000 cherry blossom trees. While viewing them during the day would be spectacular enough, stick around till night and you’re in for an amazing treat – enjoying the dreaming cherry blossom in colorful lights. During the festival, a lamplight is placed on each of the cherry trees, creating the romantic and poetic appearance of a colorful cherry blossom veranda. [source]