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GALLERY

Beyond High Fashion: Li Xiaoliang’s New Way of Seeing

Beyond a glitzy career in fashion photography, Li Xiaoliang points his lens at gritty Chinese realities and faded Western illusions

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SOCIETY

Remembering Corky Lee

The photographer who documented 50 years of Chinese in American history

ARTS

Gallery: A Sense of Belongings

Art Factory exhibition “All We Love” mixes technology and nostalgia to ponder the meaning of home

TECHNOLOGY

A Picture’s Worth

China’s top stock photo distributor accused of monetizing public domain images, extorting customers in the name of copyright

ARTS

En Pointe

The highs and lows of a life dedicated to ballet

ARTS, HISTORY

Ode to ‘Opening Up’

TWOC gets the scoop on the new 40 Years of Reform exhibition at the National Museum

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TRAVEL

Gown Abroad

As marriage rates decline, a photography market is booming as young couples seek authenticity and conspicuous consumption overseas

ARTS, HISTORY, TRADITIONAL CULTURE

30 Years of Photography

From state-owned photo studios to personal digital SLRs, check out the history of modern Chinese photo-taking

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ARTS, MODERN HISTORY

A Long Lens

A humble studio is home to a history of photography in China

TRAVEL

Shower of the Gods

In deepest Yunnan, a purification ritual brings peace to the living—and the dead

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