Chinese photographers grab global spotlight

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  • Tuesday, 05 Nov 2019

Moment in time: Liao’s photo ‘Cauldron Noodles’ earned him the top spot in the Food Photographer of the Year 2019 contest. — China Daily/ANN

Beijing: In 1988, Yang Shaoming was the first Chinese photographer to clinch a World Press Photo award, from a non-profit organisation based in the Netherlands.

Yang’s achievement has since paved the way for Chinese photographers to feature prominently in prestigious international competitions.

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