In Xinjiang, Exploring a Changing Story

The New York Times has published a stunning series of images of Xinjiang taken by photographer Carolyn Drake: Ms. Drake is based in Istanbul. “Paradise Rivers,” her long-term, three-part project chronicling five former Soviet...

The Yangtze: Rapids Ahead

The Guardian reviews the work of photographer Nadav Kander, who traveled the length of the Yangtze River to document it: His project is suffused with a sense of transience, partly because of the proximity of the river, with its...

Slideshow: I Speak China

Photographer Adrian Fisk traveled across China and documented the thoughts and dreams of young Chinese he met. The results are posted as a slideshow here. From the introduction: Inspired by the ebb and flow of cultures between...

Showcase: Shifting Sands

The New York Times Lens blog has posted a slideshow of desertification in China: [Sean] Gallagher traveled to the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in northern China to document the rapid advance of its deserts. The sandstorm...

National Day Parade in 360 Degrees

Xinhua has posted an amazing 360 degree image of the October 1 National Day parade. Drag your mouse to navigate through the whole image, which can be seen here.



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