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Portraits of lotus in China

Photos of lotus have been selected from dozens of candidates in the 4th Lotus Photography Competition. All photos were taken in 2017 by photography enthusiasts. Some featured lotus buds, while some captured a peaceful scene of birds and lotus.
Source: People's Daily Online | 2017/8/10 9:39:47

Back from the brink

If there is anyone who is an authority on Père David's deer, known in Chinese as milu, it has to be Yang Guomei.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/7 0:45:09

Lotus flower seen at planting base in east China

Photo taken on June 21, 2017 shows a lotus flower at a planting base in Xuyi County, east China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/21 14:20:13

Vietnam as seen through Chinese photographers' lenses

A photo exhibition featuring Vietnam was recently held in Beijing. The photos were all taken by Chinese photographers, who captured the natural beauty of Vietnam and active and boisterous lives of the local people.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/5/19 11:41:08

"Silk Road" photo exhibition opens in Bulgaria

A photo exhibition "Silk Road: A New Outlook" opened on Tuesday at Sofia University in Bulgarian capital.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/17 7:33:50

Photo exhibition on Belt and Road Initiative opens at UN headquarters

A photo exhibition on China's Belt and Road Initiative opened at the UN headquarters on Monday, showing the outcomes the initiative has achieved so far and its future prospects.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/9 14:26:34

Photo exhibition shows Japanese wartime massacre in China

More than 200 photos are on exhibition in northeast China's Liaoning Province to tell the bitter history of the Japanese invading China in the 1930s and World War II.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/26 14:03:10

"Chinese Happy Heads in Brussels" photography exhibition held in Belgium

A girl puts on a "Chinese Happy Head" at the "Chinese Happy Heads in Brussels" photography exhibition in Brussels, Belgium, on March 28, 2017. Chinese artist Guo Dongbo and French artist Benoit began a project in 2015 by taking pictures of people in Brussels wearing "Chinese Happy Heads" in daily life. "Chinese Happy Heads in Brussels" photography exhibition will last until April 21.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 8:04:53

Andrei Stenin Contest draws photographers from 76 countries

About 5000 entries by young photojournalists from 76 countries have been submitted to the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest.
Source: sputniknews.com | 2017/3/28 19:05:43

Final call for the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest

Only three days are left for entries to be submitted for the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest organized by Rossiya Segodnya under the patronage of the Commission of the Russian Federation for UNESCO.
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2017/3/22 15:06:15

Chinese firefighter calendar attracts Japanese fans

Recently, a desk calendar featuring photos of handsome, well-muscled Chinese firefighters has gained a number of fans in Japan through the website 2ch.net. Many Japanese netizens expressed interest in buying a copy of the calendar for themselves.
Source: People's Daily Online | 2017/3/14 10:17:53

Submission deadline for the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest March 22

The Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, organized by Rossiya Segodnya under the aegis of Russia's Commission for UNESCO, will stop receiving entries on March 22.
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2017/3/7 11:49:10

Magnum Photos marks 70th anniversary in Paris

Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2017 shows magnum photos in the Saint-Michel Station of Paris Metro Line 4 in Paris, France. On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Magnum Photos, the RATP (Autonomous Operator of Parisian Transports) exhibits a total of 174 magnum photos in its 11 stations in Paris from Feb. 28 to June 30.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/1 10:15:35

Int'l festival to focus on urban images of Liverpool, Hong Kong

Liverpool's biennial International Photography Festival will see this year the city twinning with Hong Kong, organizers have announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/17 7:31:19

Chinese photographer wins acclaim at World Press Photo awards

This stunning shot from Chinese photographer Wang Tiejun entitled "Sweat Makes Champions" won second prize singles in the Daily Life category at the World Press Photo awards.
Source: CFP | 2017/2/14 15:07:02

Exhibition "Sebastiao Salgado: The World Through His Eyes" held in Bangkok

A visitor looks at a piece of works by Brazilian documentary photographer Sebastiao Salgado at the Bangkok Art and Cultural Centre in Bangkok, Thailand, Feb. 9, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/10 9:42:01

Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest announces jury for 2017

The full list of jury members for the Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest, organized by Rossiya Segodnya under the patronage of the Russia's Commission for UNESCO, has been published on the contest's official website.
Source: sputniknews.com | 2017/1/18 17:03:28

First Sino-Serbia youth photography festival opens in Belgrade

The first Sino-Serbia Youth Photography Festival was launched in Belgrade on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/17 8:27:50