We considered this image for The Week in Pictures. But while pretty, its composition didn't direct our eye well enough to include it.
Local villagers holding wooden stools and lanterns perform a dragon dance in Huayuan village of Dongyang, Zhejiang province February 12, 2009. Around 5,000 villagers carrying more than 3,600 wooden stools and lanterns stood in the shape of a dragon more than 5.5 kilometres (3.4 miles) long in hope of rainfall, local media reported. Picture taken February 12, 2009.