Honorable Mention / 2021 / Fine Art / People

Images in the Post-truth Era

  • Photographer
    Chao Song

Valuable information is always the scarcest resource in the world, and it is also the internal motivation to direct the whole society. However, in today's digital era, we have to receive and process massive information every day, As we get to know the world through information, it is difficult to avoid considerable worthless junk news. That is what everyone absorbs and digests every day unconsciously. Like eating junk food habitually, yes, it’s not deadly, but it’s unhealthy. This may be one of the reasons why today, with more and more diverse information, we are still confused and perplexed.