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Producing porcelain by hand

Factory workers make the famed blue-and-white porcelain (青花瓷 qīnghuācí) in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi Province, known as the porcelain capital…

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Bridge crossing the Mekong River

This photo from 1991 shows the section of the Mekong River (湄公河 méigōnghé) in Zadoi County, Qinghai Province….

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Backstage

A Peking opera performer gets ready for a show at Mei Lanfang Grand Theater in Beijing.

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Catching fish with cormorants

In this photo taken at Weishan Lake, Shandong Province, a man uses cormorants to help him catch fish.

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Lady in pink

In the 1970s in China, people needed a government-issued coupon to purchase a bicycle. However, as the country’s economy…

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Naxi ancient music

In this photo from 1996, musicians play Naxi ancient music for tourists in Yuhu Village, which belongs…

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Fall foliage

Autumnal trees surround a small village in Danba County, Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, in western Sichuan Province.

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Tibetan nomads and their yaks

In this photo from 2009, Tibetan nomads herd yaks on a green pasture in Tibet.

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At End of the World

In this photo from 1998, a woman poses for photos at End of the World (天涯海角 tiānyá hǎijiǎo),…

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Hand-pulled noodles in Xinjiang

In this photo taken in 2002, a cook makes hand-pulled noodles in Kashgar, Xinjiang. They are used for a…

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Crystal waters in the fall

Fall colors in Shuzheng Valley, which is about 14 kilometers (about nine miles) in length, and includes more…

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Fall color

Fall foliage in Gyarong Valley, in the far west of Sichuan Province.

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Moon Harbor in Suzhou

This is the night skyline of Jinji Lake (金鸡湖 jīnjīhú) as seen from Moon Harbor. The glossy centerpiece is…

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At Panda Lake

Taken in 2007, this photo shows tourists on a boardwalk at Panda Lake (熊猫海 xióngmāohǎi) in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan Province….

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Bungee jump

A local resident is pulled back up to a platform after bungee jumping from a construction crane on Baiyun…

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