This is the third of three videos produced for the New York Times' series "Leaving the Land." Articles in this series look at how China's government-driven effort to push the population to towns and cities is reshaping a nation that for millenniums has been defined by its rural life.

Relocating Tradition, looks at village-based traditions once practiced by close-living families and neighbors are disappearing in an increasingly urban China.

PART I: China’s Great Uprooting - Moving 250 Million Into Cities buff.ly/12zPIEK
PART II: Pitfalls Abound in China’s Push From Farm to City buff.ly/12zPo8X
PART III: Picking Death Over Eviction buff.ly/19yX4hc
PART IV: New China Cities: Shoddy Homes, Broken Hope buff.ly/1eu57Ae
PART V: In China, ‘Once the Villages Are Gone, the Culture Is Gone’ buff.ly/1fISLEc

Video One: China's Consuming Billion buff.ly/1fIT5Tl
Video Two: Urban, But Left Behind buff.ly/1fIT81B
Video Three: Relocating Tradition buff.ly/1fITcyr

This series shot on:
Canon C100
Canon 5D Mark III
Canon 14mm f/2.8 L USM
Carl Zeiss ZE 21mm f/2.8
Carl Zeiss ZE 35mm f/2
Carl Zeiss ZE 85mm f/1.4
Carl Zeiss Makro ZE 100mm f/2
Canon 70-200 f/2.7 L USM
Canon Timer Remote Controller TC-80N3
Kessler Crane Cineslider
Kessler Crane elektraDRIVE BUNDLE PACKAGE with ORACLE Controller
Glidecam 2000 HD
Miller Compass20 Solo 3-Stage Carbon-Fiber System
Sony UWP-V1 Wireless Lavalier Microphone
Rode NTG-2 Condenser Shotgun Microphone

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