Photo of the Day: Gang of Four


Our Photo of the Day series this week shares street photography from Jan Wich-Herrlein.

Style meets street art, with one of my favourite motifs in town: a local neighborhood with someone striding by a characteristic facade (Location: Xinle Lu, Shanghai)

Jan is a German photographer based in Shanghai. His day job is a marketing manager in the sporting goods industry. Having been in China for less than a year, he’s deeply fascinated by everyday life on the streets of the city. He feels that it is “an ordinary life at first sight, yet so familiar when you take a second look”. He shoots urban, architecture, people, and travel, all on his mobile phone and a drone. Be sure to check out more photos of China through his eyes here.

You might also like:

Photographer Hailun Ma Turns a Unique Lens on Xinjiang

The Beauty of Imperfection – An Interview with Photographer Shen Siyuan

Photo of the Day: Walking the Dog

RADII (rā'dē-ī') is an independent platform of artists, writers and creators dedicated to sharing vibrant stories from the rarely explored sides of new China.