hazy in the distance

PhotographerTianze Jiang
PrizeHonorable Mention

Due to the implementation of reform and open policy, China grows in a rapid speed and western culture flood into this ancient country. Zhang Lang, a previous close up Bu Lang (an ethnic minority in China) village in south China hugely influenced by the blooming economy and western culture. In just five years, the average annual income tenfold and TVs, cell phones came in, which brought Han and western cultures. The younger generations started to give up their traditions and try to learn and follow western cultures.