Detail from Drawing the Happiness by Ming Kai-chan Taken in Hunan Province in China. During the deep Autumn time, people were preparing food over the winter. A village woman was drawing the traditional symbols on the dried rice cake, hoping for a joyful and healthy coming year

Asian photographers shortlisted for 2019 Sony World Photography Awards, including three Hongkongers

  • A villager in China drawing symbols on rice cakes, a floral still life, and the red earth of Hokkaido’s Hell Valley feature in Hongkongers’ images
  • The annual photography competition attracted a record 326,000 entrants; winners will be announced on April 17
Topic |   Art

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Detail from Drawing the Happiness by Ming Kai-chan Taken in Hunan Province in China. During the deep Autumn time, people were preparing food over the winter. A village woman was drawing the traditional symbols on the dried rice cake, hoping for a joyful and healthy coming year
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“Master Craftsman”, one of the images shot by Hong Kong street photographer Fan Ho that will feature in a new exhibition in, Portrait of Hong Kong, opening next month in the city. Photo: courtesy of Blue Lotus Gallery

Never-before-seen images by street photographer Fan Ho to go on show in Hong Kong

  • ‘Portrait of Hong Kong’, an exhibition of some 40 photographs taken by the man dubbed the ‘Cartier-Bresson of the East’, opens next month
  • Famous for his images of ordinary life and the cityscapes of Hong Kong in the 1950s and 1960s, Ho died in California three years ago
Topic |   Old Hong Kong

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“Master Craftsman”, one of the images shot by Hong Kong street photographer Fan Ho that will feature in a new exhibition in, Portrait of Hong Kong, opening next month in the city. Photo: courtesy of Blue Lotus Gallery
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