Photography

The coal mining and migrant workers of China by Song Chao

May 07, 2014

Song Chao is a Chinese photographer who focuses on portraiture of specific groups. Primarily he has cohesively documented the coal mining and migrant workers of China. He uses a white backdrop and artificial lighting to remove these people from their environment and emphasize their strong character and faces in similar fashion to Avedon. 

text written by Cole Tracy