As a country with over 300 ethnic groups spread across more than 17.000 islands, Indonesians are bound to have a plethora of beauty. These magnificent combinations of mixed cultures mean that the lucky Indonesians get to play with infinite elements of tradition, whether in beauty, fashion, and of course, photography.
One of the traditional dresses that I absolutely adore is the Qipao or Cheongsam. There is something about this elegant and timeless piece that brings out the modesty, softness, and beauty all at once. It’s truly a blessing, for both the wearers and the admirers, that Qipao is making quite a comeback in recent years. And not just in wedding photography, but in celebrations of many other Chinese traditions as well, such as the Chinese New Year or other ceremonies and festivals. ... more