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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: VCG | 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

Photographer captures amazing nature moments in China

A sunset over Sertar County in Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Southwest China's Sichuan Province. The county is home to the Larung Gar Buddhist Institute, the largest Tibetan Buddhist institute in the world.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/1/13 10:34:53

Wildlife photos from around world submitted for photography exhibition

Photos submitted for the People's Choice Award of the Natural History Museum in London span work from across the world. Some 50,000 photos from photographers in 95 countries were submitted for the competition. An open vote will narrow the entries down to 25, which will then be displayed at the museum. Voting will continue until Jan. 10, 2017, and the exhibition will remain open until September 2017.
Source: People.cn | 2016/11/24 10:21:31

Photo Beijing 2016 kicks off week-long event on Saturday at China Millennium Monument

Beijing's annual photography week Photo Beijing 2016 kicked off at the China Millennium Monument on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2016/10/16 19:58:39

Mogao Caves open to photographers for the first time

Over 100 photographers from China and overseas gathered at the Mogao Caves in northwest China's Gansu Province on Monday, the first such event ever hosted at the site.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/10/10 16:23:44

Latvian photojournalist's exhibition on Tibet opens in Riga

A photo exhibition featuring pictures taken by Latvian photojournalist Janis Laizans in Tibet has been unveiled here Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/10/8 22:34:06

Fascinating Florida swampland

Photos taken by Mark Andrew Thomas show the diverse and vibrant scenery of swamp in Florida, US (Photo/IC)
Source: IC-People.cn | 2016/9/13 9:02:50

Photo exhibition on Beijing debuts in Washington DC

A photo exhibition showing brilliant heritages and beautiful sceneries of Beijing, China's capital, was staged on Tuesday at the main hall of the Union Station of Washington D.C., a main traffic hub in the US northeast corridor.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/9/7 14:12:02

Pulitzer-winning photographer seeks to show China's cultural diversity

Photography could play a significant role in promoting the diversity of Chinese culture and presenting a comprehensive landscape of the contemporary Chinese society, Liu Heung Shing, a Pulitzer-winning photographer renowned for documenting China in recent decades, told Xinhua in an interview.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/8/30 8:06:26