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Provoked Tenderness

  • Prize
    Silver in Press/General News
  • Photographer
    Chan Long Hei

The on-going citywide Movements in Hong Kong arose from the millions marching against the Hong Kong-China extradition bill since 9th June 2019, have then evolved into deeper calls for democracy. Violent clashes have overridden the means of demonstrations as the government fails to fulfill people’s demands.

Chan Long Hei born in 1994, is an independent photographer based in Hong Kong. With his university education background in social policy, he started his career as a photojournalist in 2016 working for different local and international media and companies. Also, he received several awards locally and internationally in reportage field. Apart from his career, he is now devoted to documenting social phenomenons and personal photo projects.

Awards Awards
2018
- Honorable Mention, Editorial: Documentary, Neutral Density Photography Awards, UK
-Honorable Mention, General News, Hong Kong Press Photographers Association Photo Contest, Hong Kong
- Honorable Mention, Art & Entertainment, Taiwan Press Photographers Association Photo Contest, Taiwan
- Honorable Mention, Editorial: Documentary, International Photographer of the year, UK

2017
- Honorable Mention, Editorial: General News, Neutral Density Photography Awards, UK
- 1st Place, Editorial: Political, International Photography Awards, United States
- Honorable Mention, Editorial: Political, International Photography Awards, United States
- 3rd Prize, Press: Political, The Prix de la Photographie Paris: PX3, France
- 3rd Prize, Nature&Environment, Hong Kong Press Photographers Association Photo Contest, Hong Kong