Old hand – Liu Jianle is a veteran of the Shanghai marriage market. He has already found a wife for his son. Now, he's looking for a match for his niece.
Al fresco matchmaking – The marriage market takes place in a shaded park in the center of Shanghai.
The professional – Professional matchmaker Fan Dongfang holds up wedding invitations from couples he successfully paired.
Lots of listings – Posters list a man or woman's height, age, income, education and their hukou - registered hometown.
Concerned parents – With young Chinese told from a young age to put education and work before finding love, many struggle to find boyfriends or girlfriends.
Overseas corner – The market has a special place for parents whose children are working overseas.