- Title: Sydney shines under the spotlight from world's largest light festival
- Date: 26th May 2017
- Summary: SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (MAY 26, 2017) (REUTERS) VARIOUS OF SAILS OF SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE DISPLAYING PROJECTED IMAGES VARIOUS OF PEOPLE TAKING PHOTOGRAPHS SAILS OF SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE DISPLAYING PROJECTED IMAGES COUPLE TAKING PHOTOGRAPH SAILS OF SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE DISPLAYING PROJECTED IMAGES (SOUNDBITE) (English) POLISH TRAVELLER KAROLINA HERUDZENKA, SAYING: "The atmosphere which is here, the music and the colour everywhere, it's really amazing, it's beautiful." VARIOUS OF CIRCULAR QUAY ILLUMINATED VARIOUS OF BOAT IN WATER READING 'I LOVE SYDNEY' VARIOUS OF SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE ILLUMINATED WITH COLOUR (SOUNDBITE) (English) RIKA PRATWA, SAYING: "Attractive thing in here is the colour of the lights, the animation exactly."
- Embargoed: 9th June 2017 14:59
- Keywords: Australia Opera House Sydney lights
- Location: SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
- City: SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
- Country: Australia
- Topics: Art,Arts / Culture / Entertainment,Human Interest / Brights / Odd News
- Reuters ID: LVA0016IH7FQ1
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text:The Sydney Opera House and other iconic Sydney landmarks were immersed in a sea of colour and vibrant images as part of the annual Vivid light Festival on Friday (May 26).
The famous sails of the Sydney Opera House were projected with shimmering marine creatures, while the Sydney Harbour Bridge was illuminated in an array of fluorescent colours.
The 23 night event features more than 90 large scale light installations across Sydney, created by over 180 local and international artists.
According to Vivid Sydney organisers, the light festival was attended by 2.31 million people in 2016.
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