About the Author
Vincent Yu has been a photographer with the Associated Press for 19 years. He has covered major local and international news stories including the Asian Tsunami, and, more recently, the massive earthquake in Sichuan and the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Many of his photographs have been recognised with awards from the Hong Kong Press Photographers Association. He was a recipient of the U.S. National Headliner Awards in 2004. His works have also been shown in exhibitions in Hong Kong, mainland China, Hawaii, and Berlin. He has acted as a guest lecturer on photojournalism at the University of Hong Kong.
余偉建，1964 年生於香港。自 1985起於美聯社從事新聞攝影工作至今已十九年，期間曾參與南亞海嘯、四川地震及零八年東亞運動會等新聞攝影，作品亦曾多次獲香港攝影記者協會獎項及於 2004年獲美國國家頭條獎。他的作品曾在香港，中國大陸，夏威夷和柏林展出。除此之外他亦曾於香港大學任攝影科的客席講師。