Call for Entries - All About Photo Awards 2020

Lu Yanpeng

Chinese Photographer | Born: 1984

From www.m97gallery.com
I LU YANPENG was born in 1984 in Fujian Province. He graduated from the Art Institute of Fujian University in 2005 and since then he has participated in numerous exhibitions both in China and internationally. Lu Yanpeng received the top award at the 2011 Pingyao International Photography Festival for Best Photographer for his work “Open Air”, being the youngest artist to ever receive this award. He presently lives and works in Beijing.

From www.galerie208.fr
Lu Yanpeng observes the world initially through a contemporary photographic lens. He then over-paints his photos of classic Chinese beauty spots, celebrated in countless scroll paintings through the ages, using the traditional pen-and-ink technique of his artist forebears to create mysterious, sometimes bizarre and often humorous images that challenge our vision of the world. Lu Yanpeng’s monochromatic work creates a bridge between the art-forms of painting and photography. It offers a parallel with the way in which we live our lives, combines the real with the imaginary, and echoes the distortion of our own perception. There is an almost X-ray quality to his paintings allowing us to see through the misty images so typical of Chinese scenic art, and inviting us to penetrate the surface in order to discover our own personal interpretation of reality.
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Lu Yanpeng
Photo LA
Sponsored Link
 
A Better Way to Learn Photoshop, Lightroom & Photography
Sponsored Link

More Great Photographers To Discover

Christian Werner
Nationality: German
Born: 1987

Christian Werner is a freelance multimedia/photojournalist based in Boitzum, Germany. As a teenager he developed his interest in photography while traveling to foreign countries. In 2014 he graduated the photojournalism & documentary photography course at the University of Applied Sciences in Hannover. His main interests are social diversity and global political issues. The areas of interest is mainly the arabic world and culture. Chris worked in various countries (…)
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
Christian Werner
 
Werner Bischof
Nationality: Swiss
Born: 1916 - Died: 1954

Bischof was born in Zürich, Switzerland. When he was six years old, the family moved to Waldshut, Germany, where he subsequently went to school. In 1932, having abandoned studies to become a teacher, he enrolled at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Zürich, where he graduated cum laude in 1936.

From 1939 on, he worked as an independent photographer for various magazines, in particular, du, based in Zürich. He travelled extensively from 1945 to 1949 through nearly all (…)
 
Robert Doisneau
Nationality: French
Born: 1912 - Died: 1994

Born in April 1912 in an upper middle class family, in the Parisian suburbs (Gentilly), Robert Doisneau started showing an immoderate interest in the arts at a very early age. Robert Doisneau lost his parents at an early age and was raised by an unloving aunt. Aged 14, he enroled at the Ecole Estienne a craft school where he graduated in 1929 with diplomas in engraving and lithography. A year later, he started working for « Atelier Ullmann » as a publicity photographer. (…)
 
Masao Yamamoto
Nationality: Japanese
Born: 1957

Masao Yamamoto was born in 1957 in Gamagori City, Aichi Prefecture in Japan. Although originally trained as a painter, he is one of the best known Japanese photographers working today. Yamamoto’s images are like fragments from a puzzle that capture an allusive, ineffable moment. He has produced several limited edition series of mixed media photographs, including Box of Ku, Nakazora, Kawa=Flow and most recently, Shizuku=Cleanse. He has published several books among (…)
 
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
Nationality: French
Born: 1819 - Died: 1889
André-Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri (French: 28 March 1819 - 4 October 1889) was a French photographer who started his photographic career as a daguerreotypist but gained greater fame for patenting his version of the carte de visite, a small photographic image which was mounted on a card. Disdéri, a brilliant showman, made this system of mass-production portraiture world famous.

Disdéri began his working life in a number of occupations, while also studying art. He (…)
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri
 
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Nationality: Colombian
Colombian cinematographer, thanks to his work he has managed to develop a particular style in his projects, managing to project emotions and feelings by becoming one with the camera. He also works as an assistant director, director, and cinematographer and has had the experience of working for large production houses and projects that have been mentioned worldwide.

Throughout his career, Germán has been the winner twice consecutively in the categories (best (…)
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
Germán Rodriguez Laverde
 
Sumit Gupta
Nationality: Indian
Born: 1983
While a software engineer by profession, Sumit has been capturing and sharing the stories of cities and cultures since 2013.

He finds the experience of walking around the city streets with a camera almost therapeutic and meditative. Inspired by the human condition, Sumit has photographed mostly in India and Europe.

Sumit's photographs are inspired by a personal desire to find meaning in the world around us and attempt to draw attention to the poetic and (…)
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
Sumit Gupta
 
Michael Young
Nationality: American
Michael Young is a New York-based photographer. His work has been shown internationally in Switzerland and Australia as well as nationally in New York City, Kentucky, Colorado, Oregon and Massachusetts. His work will be on display this coming spring at Fotofestival Lenzburg's "Search for Beauty" open-air show. He was a finalist in Shoot the Frame's Shoot the Face competition this past January and won 2nd place in color photography from the Plymouth Center for the Arts in (…)
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
Michael Young
 
Stefano Galli
Nationality: Italian
Born: 1981
Stefano Galli is an Italian photographer born in 1981.
After graduating at the University of Turin, with a BA in cinema, he moved to Copenhagen, Denmark, where he worked with director Lars Von Trier.

During these years he attended Fatamorgana, The Danish School of Art & Documentary Photography.

Fascinated with traveling and the discovery of new environments, Galli is currently working on a new series that belong to a trilogy started with 'Cars' and (…)
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
Stefano Galli
 
Photo LA
Sponsored Link
Join our newsletter
Be up-to-date with call for entries, deadlines and other news about exhibitions, galleries, publications, & special events
 
Photo Contest - All About Photo Awards 2020
 
Discover the 7th Issue of AAP Magazine
All About Photo Magazine showcases the winners of AAP Magazine Competitions
 
 
 
David Bailey: SUMO
Sponsored Link
 
Explore All About Photo