In Pics: Changsha Changes over the Past Seven Decades
In recent years, great changes have taken place in Changsha.Here is a collection of Changsha old and new photos that will take you back in time and witness the city's changing history.
Night view of Changsha
Photo taken on July 26, 2019 with a tilt-shift lens shows a night view of the Tianxin Pavilion in Changsha, central China's Hunan Province.
Blue Skies over Changsha
The photo, taken on July 30, shows Changsha against a blue sky with white clouds of various shapes. The blue sky and the white clouds make the city particularly beautiful and charming.
Clear Blue Sky in Changsha
The aerial photo, taken on July 24, shows the downtown area of Changsha against the blue sky. The city has built 162 micro-stations and comprehensive monitoring and early-warning analysis platforms in major streets and towns to collect and monitor six major pollutants, including PM2.5, PM10, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide, ozone, and carbon monoxide.
Magnificent "Golden Palace" in Changsha
The photo, taken on July 22, shows the night view of Meixihu International Culture and Arts Centre Grand Theatre in Changsha. The illuminated center looks like a “golden palace”. It is a landmark of Changsha, and a palace of art in Hunan. Various art activities were held here, including large-scale musical dramas, musicals, and symphony concerts.
Spectacular Fireworks Show Staged to Greet CAETE
The photo, taken on the evening of June 26, shows a deer statue standing out against the fireworks. A spectacular fireworks show was staged over Orange Isle in Changsha that evening to greet the opening of the first China-Africa Economic and Trade Expo (CAETE).