News in Photos

A picture is worth a thousand words.
A picture is worth a thousand words.

Domestic helpers celebrate International Women's Day inside Oriental Pearl

Shanghai Women's Federation invited 100 domestic helpers and caregivers to celebrate the International Women's Day on the Oriental Pearl Tower at 263 meters high.

Moments of February: Shanghai through the lens

A monthly photo collection that documents our city life through the photographers' lenses. 

Raising public awareness on Rare Disease Day

Invited by Chinese Organization for Scleroderma, Shine photographer Dong Jun visited a patient in Fuyang City and documented her life which is full of hardship and hope.

More families bid farewell to historical Zhangyuan

More families bid farewell to their homes at the historical Zhangyuan last weekend. Shine photographer Wang Rongjiang documented the moments with bittersweet tears.

Palace Museum extends opening hours to evening for 1st time to celebrate Lantern Festival

The Palace Museum extended its opening hours to the evening for the first time on February 19 and February 20 in celebration for this year's Lantern Festival. 

Shanghai sees hundreds of thousands return after Spring Festival

A large number of passengers are returning to Shanghai as the weeklong Spring Festival holiday comes to an end.

Beautiful lights, lanterns light up Chinese cities during Spring Festival

Beautiful lights and lanterns are decorated in Chinese cities during the Spring Festival.

Worshippers flood Jade Buddha Temple to welcome in Chinese New Year

For many of Shanghai's residents, hanging prayer cards, burning incense and praying is an integral start to the Lunar New Year.

Luwan No.1 School continues New Year tradition

Students at the Luwan No. 1 Primary School in Huangpu District of Shanghai recently celebrated the New Year with a feast of Chinese culture on campus.

Moments in January

Shine photographers got out and about in the metropolis capturing special moments in the run-up to the most important celebration of the year.