Photographs and Information about Taiwan's Culture, Nature and People by Rich Matheson

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Xigang Baotian Gong Temple Festival

Xigang Chingan Temple Jishan Bajiajiang
Xigang Chingan Temple Jishan Bajiajiang

Xigang Chingan Temple Jishan Bajiajiang — 西港玉敕慶安宮駕前吉善堂八家將, Baotian Gong, Temple Renewal, Xigang District, Tainan, Taiwan

On September 19th (this year’s moon festival) Xigang’s newly built Baotian Gong was opened. I spent the day photographing the festivities… Read more at the Taiwan Photographer (more…)


Bombing Handan 炸寒單

Bombing Handan (炸寒單) is an important folk event held annually in Taidung during Taiwan’s Yuanxiao festival (元宵節) Read more about Bombing Handan

Bombing Handan Festival, Taidung, Taiwan

Bombing Handan Festival, Taidung, Taiwan


Tainan’s Old Lin Department Store (林百貨)

Tainan’s Old Lin Department Store (林百貨)
Tainan’s Old Lin Department Store (林百貨)

Tainan’s Old Lin Department Store (林百貨)

I was fortunate to get a sneak preview of Hayashi Hyakkaten, commonly called Lin Department Store (林百貨), a Japanese era department store which…


Bee

Bee
Bee

Bees collect pollen from water lily

On a recent Eco-tour read and see more bee pics here..


Cingshui Cliffs Beach 清水斷崖

Cingshui Cliffs and Pacific ocean along the Su Ao - Hualien Highway, Taiwan
Cingshui Cliffs and Pacific ocean along the Su Ao - Hualien Highway, Taiwan

Cingshui Cliffs and Pacific ocean along the Su Ao – Hualien Highway, Taiwan

There were two typhoons out in the Pacific read more about Cingshui Cliffs 清水斷崖 wave…


Fireworks — Kaohsiung’s Wannian Folklore Festival

Foreworks
Foreworks

Fireworks show at Wannian Folklore Festival, Zuoying, Lotus Lake, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Originating from local religious temples’ celebrations, Kaohsiung’s Wannian Folklore Festival is…


Taiwan Aboriginal Projects 臺灣原住民14族

Taiwan_Aboriginal_Man

Click for photographs of Aboriginal festivals, everyday Aboriginal village life, Aboriginal art and artists.


Factory

Link to photographs shot on assignment for (more…)


Family Trip to Canada

My family and I recently returned to Taiwan (more…)


Taiwanese Aboriginal Tribes

Taiwan Aboriginal
Taiwan Aboriginal

Seediq Aboriginal tribe costume, Taiwan Indigenous Peoples Culture Park, Sandimen, Pingtung County, Taiwan

The following photographs of all fourteen Taiwan Aboriginal tribes were taken at the Taiwan Indigenous Peoples Culture Park in (more…)