Lantern Night Pictures

As I said before, pictures are not allowed during Lantern Night. As you can see, a flash would indeed disturb the ceremony. This time lapse photo was taken by a college photographer. He is standing above where the sophomores enter the cloisters, looking over the songsmistresses on the fountain, toward the rows of frosh. Lights from Thomas Great Hall can be seen in the background.

This is my customs group, right before the Lantern Night ceremony during our frosh year. As you can see, (almost) everyone is in black, so that only the light from the lanterns can be seen during the ceremony itself. Whereas all Bryn Mawr students used to wear their robes every day, they are only used now during graduation and Lantern Night.

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