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...

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