Photo of the Day: Hutong Work


Taken in one of Beijing’s famed alleys (“hutong”)

Last call for submissions to the Radii Photo Contest!

Submit up to three photos — individually or as a series — before the end of July 2 to participate. China-based pictures only, please.

You can post your photos on Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #RadiiPhoto, or email [email protected].

All winners (see below) will see their pictures published on this website.


The Grand Prize winner will get a chance to meet award-winning photographer Chen Man in her studio in either Beijing or Shanghai. Also, 800 RMB.

First Prize is an Olloclip Core Lens and Pivot Grip, plus a one-on-one mobile photography workshop with Singaporean photographer and documentary filmmaker Siok Siok Tan.

Five Second Prize winners will receive an autographed copy of Tan’s most recent photo book, Citybook.

Siok Siok Tan
    Siok Siok Tan is a filmmaker, entrepreneur and author of a new book of photos about the Beijing hutong, 《人在北京》(Citybook). She is founder and CEO of Kinetic ONE, a social video platform in China with channels focused on youth culture, fashion and lifestyle, as well as food and wine. Tan previously worked as an executive producer for Discovery Channel in Asia.
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