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China story of countryside architecture design showcased in Germany

The story of how a Chinese mountainous county, Songyang county in Zhejiang province, revitalized its villages through introduction of modern architecture is currently in exhibition at Berlin-based Aedes Architecture Forum.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/20 20:29:39

Xinjiang opens photography exhibition for glacier protection

A photography exhibition has opened in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region to call attention to glacier protection.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/19 17:51:58

Chinese sports photographer still going strong at 79

Hong Nanli stands just 153 centimeters tall and at 79 years-old this indefatigable grandmother is almost certainly the oldest working sports photographer in China, if not beyond.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/17 17:33:39

Marine ecology photo exhibition held in SE China

A visitor takes photos of a picture displayed during the marine ecology photo exhibition in Taichung, southeast China's Taiwan, Dec. 26, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:08:19

Mao Zedong photographer Hou Bo passes away at 93

Hou Bo, one of the most famous Chinese photographers, passed away on Sunday at the age of 93. She became known as “the Red Wall photographer” for her numerous photos of chairman Mao Zedong (1893-1976).
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/28 18:43:39

Photo exhibition on culture, scenery of China's Gansu held in Taipei

Visitors view pictures at a photo exhibition on the culture and scenery of northwest China's Gansu Province in Taipei, southeast China's Taiwan, Nov. 7, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/8 8:26:50

Highlights of 17th Pingyao Int'l Photography Festival

A visitor views photos at the 17th Pingyao International Photography Festival in Pingyao, one of China's best preserved ancient towns, in north China's Shanxi Province, Sept. 19, 2017. More than 2,000 photographers from dozens of countries and regions gathered at Pingyao for the festival from Sept. 19 to 25. Over 16,000 photos by photographers in the United States, Britain, France and Sri Lanka among others are on display.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 14:35:43

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: | 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: | 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: | 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 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