Photo Essays

See the World’s Tallest Statues

The photographer Fabrice Fouillet was looking to produce work about symbolism and the cult of personality, but couldn’t find the right angle – until he came...

See the Real Side of China’s Great Wall

The Great Wall of China is one of the world’s most popular destinations in Asia. Referred, in the country, as “The Thousand-Mile-Long Wall,” the site was once...

Coming of Age in China

“I photograph purely for myself,” says Wenjun. From 2009 to 2011, the Chinese photographer documented her intimate circle of friends, many of whom are members of...

A Homecoming in Oakland

Rian Dundon grew up in the San Francisco Bay area, before emigrating to China for six years. On his return to the U.S., he documented the inextricable changes...

79 Days That Shook Hong Kong

Hong Kong authorities on Monday began tearing down the last of the city’s pro-democracy camps, bringing a quiet end to two and a half months of street...