Xin Zhong

Xin Zhong

Credit: Xin Zhong

About Xin Zhong

Xin is a plant systematics researcher currently working at Chenshan Botanical Garden in Shanghai, China. He began his work in natural photography at university, and he has photographed a large number of plants and their habitats during his studies. While working and traveling in western China, North America, Africa, Madagascar and Southeast Asia, he try to learn and understand the relationship between life and the earth. In recent years he has increased his preference for photographing endangered species. He believes this is the way to save them, as Dr. Jane Goodall says, “Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help shall all be saved.”


Collector and researcher of plant systematics, teaching a course on plant taxonomy and nature photography. Have received awards for IGPOTY and WPY.


Professional roles: Author, Photographer, Teacher

Location: China

IGPOTY Awards

Commended

Wildflower landscapes - Competition 15

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Finalist

The Beauty of plants - Competition 15

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3rd place

Plants & Planet - Competition 15

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Finalist

Plants & Planet - Competition 15

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Commended

Wildflower Landscapes - Competition-14

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Commended

Plants and Planet - Competition-14

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