Orphan photographers' lens on Wenchuan

09:12, May 11, 2010      

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This photo, namely "Swallow", was taken by Wang Xi, an orphan of Wenchuan Earthquake, in Leigu Town of Beichuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, in April of 2010. The Wenchuan Earthquake occurred on May 12, 2008 destroyed a beautiful homeland and plundered many parents, leaving a big number of orphans. However, the children received love and care from the bigger family of the country and started a new life in sunshine. Jiao Bo, a photographer, selected six of them as his pupils, namely, Liao Cen, Liu Fuming, He Wendong, He Meijun, Wang Xin and Wang Haiyi. Jiao have been to the quake-hit area for six times to coach the orphans in photographing anything they were interested in. With pure eyes and from special visual angles, the children shot special photos, which reflected the feelings and hopes at the bottom of their hearts.[Xinhua]


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