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Bronze 2019 Editorial / Political

Hope Descends

  • Photographer
    Yuin Shan Ding
  • Prize
    Bronze in Editorial / Political

Observing riot police closing in, desperate young protestors cry out for more umbrellas to protect themselves. Their plea is answered when umbrellas begin to shower from footbridge above, provided by supportive on-lookers. A moment reminiscent of the ill-fated 2014 Umbrella Revolution, what will be Hong Kong’s fate this time? (6.12.2019)