A 25.06-meter-high statue of the Evangelion Unit 01, a character from Japanese anime TV series Neon Genesis Evangelion, is seen in Shanghai, east China, Jan. 6, 2018.

A child poses for photos with ice and snow sculptures in Arxan, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The ice and snow sculptures here created a fantasy world and attracted a good many tourists.

Streets are covered by snow in Huaishang District of Bengbu City, east China's Anhui Province, on the occasion of "Xiaohan" (Lesser Cold), the 23rd of the 24 solar terms.

Married women of Miao ethnic group carrying gifts walk back to their parents' houses together in Wangjia Village, Danzhai County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Dec. 30, 2017.

People catch fish at Maoer lake in Xuyi County, east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 28, 2017, to meet the market demand ahead of New Year.

A hawk keeper shows his hawk at the opening ceremony of an ice and snow festival held in Siping City, northeast China's Jilin Province, Dec. 27, 2017.

Red-crowned cranes play in Sheyang red-crowned crane reserve in Yancheng City, east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 17, 2017. Photos here taken in 2017 by Xinhua contract photographers present a harmony between animals and nature.

Tourists walk on the glass suspension bridge at Hongyagu scenic spot in Pingshan County, north China's Hebei Province, Dec. 24, 2017. The 488-meter-long glass suspension bridge was formally open to the public Sunday.


Consultant Producer:Zeng Fanhua

Design Editor:Chen Heying

Art Editor:Li Wenfeng