Ancient Chinese Villages


The ancient castle used by both Ming and Qing dynasties in Yuxian County village, Hebei Province, China.


Photographer: Maoyuan Cui, China

Maoyuan Cui is a member of Chinese Photographer Association Art Committee, ex-director and professor of  the Photography School, Tianjing Academy of Fine Arts  and member of China Print Artist Association. Winner of  the Golden Figure Award, the Teacher Award of  International Photography Union of Higher Education  Institution and the Outstanding Contribution Award for  the 50th anniversary of China photography.

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