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Mesmerizing Photos of Landscapes - Tugo Cheng

Tugo Cheng 鄭振揚BA(ArchStud) 2005; MArch 2008; MSc(ConstProjectMan) 2010; LLM(Arb&DR) 2012) 

Tugo Cheng is a Hong Kong based fine art photographer and professional architect. Influenced by his architectural background, he pays special attention to the order and rhythm in landscape and the visual impact of photography.


With intent to raise awareness for conservation, he has focused on the unique yet volatile landscapes of China in the past decade, and published the book “Discovering China” which covers some of his award-winning works. Capturing the abstract and poetic compositions in South China coast, his seascape series “Coastal Geometries” received enormous recognition worldwide and earned him the title International Discovery of the Year 2016.


Apart from Mainland China, Tugo also explored life and cityscape of hong Kong from new perspective. He published and exhibited his aerial series “City Patterns” in 2016 and was featured extensively by media. Currently a more complete collection of "Coastal Geometries" are exhibited at Verdant Arts Gallery, Diocesan Boys' School till July 30, 2017. 


Photo & Text credit: TUGO CHENG Photography




  • Dreamscape (2015 National Geographic Photo Contest - First Prize)
  • Circles (2016 International Photographer of the Year - Grand Prize)
  • Farming the Sea (2016 Sony World Photography Awards - Third Prize)
  • Boundary (2016 International Photographer of the Year - First Prize in Architecture)
  • Salt Miners (2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year - Shortlisted)