Photo Essay: Yi Peng – Thailand’s floating lanterns festival
So much laughter, shouting, picture taking, and excitement immediately bursts out from every seam of the participants!
It is a photographer’s dream, as you don’t know where to point next (it almost doesn’t matter, as long as it’s not the ground!)
Marianne is completely overwhelmed by the beauty and excitement as we wait for our turn at the ground torch.
Finally our turn at the torch, we prepare our lantern for it’s first and final journey!
Carefully placed over the flame, we wait for our own flame to be ignited.
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