Autumn Presents for CFPA Hengzhou Members

December 27, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

On December 15, CFPA Hengzhou Work Group members came to Nanyue Mountains with their best camera and equipment. Autumn is coming to their city, at last. They have been waiting for their turn to shot autumn, the most impressive season when everything bursts with its last beauty. The rain-washed autumn

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Seasonal Greetings from CFPA and HPA

December 25, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

2013 is an eventual year for HPA and CFPA, but it also brings in a breath of new air and hope. The seed is already planted into the earth. It will grow and bloom when spring comes, because it is your love and concern that has been watering it. May

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A New Face-lift for 2014

December 20, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

Unexpectedly but also understandably we hit the bottom in 2013 when Nanjing became busy with political affairs and gave a cold shoulder to the HPA event. This sounds alarm bells for reformation. As the editors of CFPA English website, we plan to reconstruct the website to make it more interesting

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Follow Us on Facebook and Twitter

December 12, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

Good news! You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter now! Finally we have our account on Facebook and Twitter. Is it funny? But it is true here. Anyway, from our Facebook and Twitter you can view the best winning photos from Humanity Photo Awards (HPA). Every day we pick

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Time for a Show-off

December 10, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) comes to its 20th birthday in 2013. Through two decades of development, CFPA has established folklore photography into a recognized category in photographic field. It has accumulated massive folklore photos covering nearly all the aspects in human life from costumes, food, rituals and architecture. However,

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Trip for Hope

December 05, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

Last week, Mr. Shenche, President of China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) and Chairman of Humanity Photo Awards (HPA) Committee, set on a business trip to Henan, China, finalizing an agreement with Anyang TV station and touring two other cities, Luoyang and Zhengzhou for help and hope. He met CFPA members and

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A Home for HPA, A Future for Folklore Photography

November 27, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

After reading letters from international HPA participants There is no way to turn the tide for HPA2013, which will be put off to 2014. A letter of apology from Mr. Shen Che, President of China Folklore Photographic Association and Chairman (CFPA) of HPA jury, has been released to the public

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Letter of Apology from HPA2013

November 07, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

Dear friend, I regret to inform you that the HPA2013 Award Ceremony and exhibition is put off to the first half of 2014 due to the changes of leaders in the original host city. The Mayor is currently under investigation. This sudden incident totally caught us off guards. We have

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Congratulations on Irina Bokova being Nominated for the Post of Director-General

October 09, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS, What’s new at Association? - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

On October 4, 2013, the 58 members of UNESCO’s Executive Board nominated Irina Bokova for the position of Director-General. On November 12, the nomination will be submitted for approval to the General Conference, which brings together representatives of the Organization’s 195 Member States. Ms. Irina Bokova has been serving as

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CFPA Submitting Work Report to the UNESCO

September 30, 2013 - HPA Competition, NEWS - Post by: WfpaEdit Comments Off

Following a suggestion from the Republic of Kazakhstan, the UNESCO General Conference proposed, during its 36th session, that the period 2013-2022 be proclaimed as the International Decade for the Rapprochement of Cultures. This proposal was endorsed by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 67/104 of 17 December 2012

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