Darren Long

Hong Kong

Darren Long

Head of Graphics and Magazine Design

With more than 25 years of experience, Darren leads the Post’s award-winning graphics and magazine department. He has launched and rejuvenated dozens of titles in Hong Kong, Malaysia and London. He has won awards on three continents.

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How Shenzhen surpassed Hong Kong to become China’s hi-tech hub - within 40 years?

How Shenzhen surpassed Hong Kong and became the hi-tech capital of China.

3 Sep 2020 - 5:45PM

How Shenzhen surpassed Hong Kong and became the hi-tech capital of China.

How Shenzhen surpassed Hong Kong to become China’s hi-tech hub - within 40 years?
Covid-19: our explanatory graphics collection

Curated by SCMP's infographics team, the collection covers interactive charts and images of the coronavirus' cases, symptoms, preventive measures and economic stimulus packages.

4 Jun 2020 - 10:18AM

Curated by SCMP's infographics team, the collection covers interactive charts and images of the coronavirus' cases, symptoms, preventive measures and economic stimulus packages.

Covid-19: our explanatory graphics collection
Coronavirus: the new disease Covid-19 explained

Despite China’s best efforts the coronavirus outbreak has spread rapidly around the world. Many cities in Hubei province remain in lockdown and an increasing number of international flights to China have been suspended.

19 Feb 2020 - 9:16AM

Despite China’s best efforts the coronavirus outbreak has spread rapidly around the world. Many cities in Hubei province remain in lockdown and an increasing number of international flights to China have been suspended.

Coronavirus: the new disease Covid-19 explained
2019 Review: the year Hong Kong dominated the headlines

Brush up on a year of protests, US-China trade war, Brexit and more with SCMP’s award-winning infographics team.

27 Dec 2019 - 2:57PM

Brush up on a year of protests, US-China trade war, Brexit and more with SCMP’s award-winning infographics team.

2019 Review: the year Hong Kong dominated the headlines
Hong Kong protests: the full story, in graphics

The Hong Kong protests have roiled the city since June. Explore the history behind what happened this collection of timelines, graphics and visual stories

20 Jan 2020 - 5:57PM

The Hong Kong protests have roiled the city since June. Explore the history behind what happened this collection of timelines, graphics and visual stories

Hong Kong protests: the full story, in graphics
Violence worsens as police, radicals clash at siege of Polytechnic University
100 days of protests rock Hong Kong

Hongkongers have taken to the streets to demonstrate against the extradition bill in huge numbers. The protesters and the government are in no mood to compromise and police have found themselves thrust into the front line

 
20 Sep 2019 - 10:56AM

Hongkongers have taken to the streets to demonstrate against the extradition bill in huge numbers. The protesters and the government are in no mood to compromise and police have found themselves thrust into the front line

 
100 days of protests rock Hong Kong
Tokyo 2020 Olympic climbing debut explained

Climbing is an eye-catching addition to next year’s Olympics, with athletes putting on gravity-defying exhibitions of dexterity, strength, endurance and problem-solving using only their physical bodies. However, not everyone in the climbing community is happy…

12 Aug 2019 - 2:52PM

Climbing is an eye-catching addition to next year’s Olympics, with athletes putting on gravity-defying exhibitions of dexterity, strength, endurance and problem-solving using only their physical bodies. However, not everyone in the climbing community is happy…

Tokyo 2020 Olympic climbing debut explained
Review | All you need to know about food and drink in this Taschen feast of infographics

You can either graze or binge your way through the wealth of information contained in lavishly illustrated Taschen volume Food & Drink Infographics; its subtitle, A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures, is surprisingly apt.

11 Nov 2018 - 1:30PM

You can either graze or binge your way through the wealth of information contained in lavishly illustrated Taschen volume Food & Drink Infographics; its subtitle, A Visual Guide to Culinary Pleasures, is surprisingly apt.

All you need to know about food and drink in this Taschen feast of infographics
Book review: The far-reaching influence of Weimar book design

The name might be unfamiliar, but you will most likely recognise John Heartfield's pioneering use of photomontage when you thumb through this meticulously researched volume.

8 Aug 2015 - 11:03PM

The name might be unfamiliar, but you will most likely recognise John Heartfield's pioneering use of photomontage when you thumb through this meticulously researched volume.

Book review: The far-reaching influence of Weimar book design
INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about China's tourists

With tourism one of the eight modern service industries targeted for development in China’s 12th Five Year Plan, the world’s biggest source of tourists and travel expenditure is preparing to build its own jetliner.

8 Apr 2015 - 10:56AM

With tourism one of the eight modern service industries targeted for development in China’s 12th Five Year Plan, the world’s biggest source of tourists and travel expenditure is preparing to build its own jetliner.

INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about China's tourists
INFOGRAPHIC: Year of the Goat
17 Feb 2015 - 9:14PM
INFOGRAPHIC: Year of the Goat
INFOGRAPHIC: The great divide
23 Jan 2015 - 9:13AM
INFOGRAPHIC: The great divide
China marks 50 years of nuclear weapons

Nuclear missile ‘596’ was detonated at the Lop Nur test base on October 16, 1964, establishing China as the world’s fifth nuclear power. India joined the club a decade later, followed by Pakistan and North Korea

27 Oct 2017 - 6:53PM

Nuclear missile ‘596’ was detonated at the Lop Nur test base on October 16, 1964, establishing China as the world’s fifth nuclear power. India joined the club a decade later, followed by Pakistan and North Korea

China marks 50 years of nuclear weapons