Jiang Xiaowei


A journey home

It's Spring Festival, and a time for millions who work and live in Shanghai to return to their hometowns. Shine's photographers share glimpses of a million stories.

Spring Festival travel rush starts

About 2.98 billion trips are expected to be made during the 2018 Spring Festival travel rush, known as the Chunyun, between February 1 and March 12.

Moments in January

Moments of Shanghai life captured by Shine photographers in the first month of 2018.

Snow-covered city a rare treat for Shanghai residents

For people from cold areas it might be more annoying than anything, but most of the residents of Shanghai were excited to witness the heaviest snow in the city for at least 5years.

This is the way we were: Shanghai 2017

Through the lens of Shanghai Daily photographer Jiang Xiaowei, our city is a stage where stories unfold every day – happy, sad, beautiful, confronting. But always fascinating.

Moments in November

Moments of Shanghai life captured by Shine photographers in November.

Moments in October

Shine photographers captured some beautiful moments of the city life in October.
Art & Culture

Shadow puppets take over Jing'an alleyways during annual festival

For the second consecutive year, renowned piyingxi troupes from Anhui and Zhejiang provinces staged popular shadow puppet shows in Jing'an District this summer.


Outdoor movies — a real summer treat

Watching movies outdoors, especially in the parks in summer, is a time-honored tradition in Shanghai.

Asia's biggest gaming expo opens

Shanghai’s game lovers sampled more than 1,000 games from about 300 companies at ChinaJoy when the Asia’s biggest game fair opened today.