Kunming coverage: Why were people angry

On March 1,  29 were killed and 143 were injured at a train station in southwestern China. A group of knife-wielding radicals, members of Abdurehim Kurban gang, were responsible for the terrorist attack, according to Chinese authority cited in Xinhua’s recent report. In the same article, the news agency cited policeman’s recount of the  event- “After all five […]

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Neighborhood

(Olympus R35, Ektar 100 color negative)

This is a neighborhood in my city in China. Like its residents, this place has aged throughout the years. When I was in primary school, this area is full of children of my age. Now, only the older generations are left. Younger people moved to more modern parts of the city.

I’ve always wanted to do photo galleries of urban development of different medium-small cities in China. This is a starting point, hopefully.

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Family Reunion

This scene is almost a trademark of China. Every vacation, people wait in line for hours to buy train tickets. Those thin sheets of paper with an arrow pointing to a place where they call home is probably the hope of the year for many people.

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