Criticism Flows at Three Gorges Dam

The Washington Post has published a slideshow of images of the Three Gorges Dam, in the wake of the government’s acknowledgment that the engineering feat has also brought major negative environmental and social...

Scenes from China

The Atlantic has posted a collection of 48 stunning images of China: China, now the second-largest economy in the world, is a vast and diverse country that is nearly impossible to sum up in a single photo essay. But here is an...

Photo Series: Memories of 2008 in Shanxi

These photos are from “Shanxi Evening,” a local newspaper in Datong, carried by – See also Photo Series: Memories of 2008 in Hubei by CDT

Photo Series: A Collection of Photo Stories(2)

These photos are from and and they reflect the grassroots’ recent life in China. Photo source:, CCN, – See also Photo Series: A Collection of Photo...

Photo Series: Memories of 2008 in Hubei

This slideshow is a collection of photos, most of which were taken in Hubei in 2008. It reflects daily life and also the impact of the Olympic Games on the common people. It also documents some scenes of the Sichuan Earthquake,...

Slideshow: Anti-Terrorism Exercises in China

From Earlier in June, China launched a week-long series of anti-terrorist drills called “Great Wall 5”, in preparation for the upcoming 2008 Olympic Games. The drills involved emergency responders,...

Sichuan Earthquake Aftermath: Slideshow

A quake volunteer on the Tianya BBS posted striking photographs of the Sichuan earthquake aftermath. The following slideshow presents selected photos from the set. Scroll over “Notes” in the slideshow’s bottom...

Slideshow: Anti-France Protests in Hefei

From the EastSouthWestNorth blog: The following is a photo play of the events that took place outside the Carrefour store in Hefei city (Anhui province) on April 19, 2008.

Netizens Find Space to Comment on Lhasa Riots

Tibetan unrest has prompted the Chinese government to undertake its most comprehensive Internet censorship campaign in recent memory. YouTube has been blocked inside China, presumably to stop the spread of videos of the chaos in...

Slideshow: A Flipbook on China

View the last 60 years of Chinese history through the Magnum lens. According to Slate, the photo agency’s China archive can be now be seen in motion: The series’ release coincides with FotoFest 2008: The Twelfth...

Slideshow: Guangzhou Fanyu Casio Factory Workers Go On Strike

According to the Guangzhou-based Southern Metropolitan Daily, more than 4,000 workers from the Fanyu Casio factory in Guangzhou went on strike for their wages on the morning of March 6, 2008. The authorities sent out anti-riot...

Slideshow: Behind the Dried Bamboo Curtain

Dried bamboo shoots (笋干) are a popular specialty food product manufactured by hand in Yong’an (永安), Fujian in a back-breaking process few Chinese consumers of the snack appreciate. One photographer recently went to a...

Slideshow: Those Who Remain in Rural Zhejiang

A photographer from Haining City in Zhejiang presents his works of the countryside areas in Zhejiang on Most of the photos were taken during Labor Day, National Day and Spring Festival in 2006 and 2007. Through...



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