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What is the State of Photojournalism in China? –Witness

Photojournalism has had a late start in China. The profession, which only began to thrive in China in the 1990s, hasn’t enjoyed the long and celebrated status it has in the West. Today, under the pressure of tightening censorship, stagnating income, and technology disruption, photojournalists are exiting the field in large numbers. But a small group of photographers are still dedicated to telling stories about China in a time of sweeping change.