Tang Dafei

Videographer
Cometh the hour, cometh the garbage guru - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Cometh the hour, cometh the garbage guru

From civil servant to a vagrant living on the street, Shen Wei's life has been one of enormous changes and has led to him becoming an Internet sensation.
Ancient Yueju Opera regains its vitality at the place of its birth - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Ancient Yueju Opera regains its vitality at the place of its birth

Students come from far and wide to study in Shengzhou as the art form regains its popularity after almost fading from sight since its heyday in the 1960s. 
Warrior Shoes treads on uncharted new ground - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Warrior Shoes treads on uncharted new ground

Huili, also named "Warrior Shoes" in English, is not only one of Shanghai's biggest shoe brands, but popular all across China and the world.
A pen mightier than the cellphone - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

A pen mightier than the cellphone

Shanghai's Hero writing implements have borne witness to the China's development and played an important role in many historic events.
Squeaky clean for decades with iconic Shanghai soap - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Squeaky clean for decades with iconic Shanghai soap

The warm, comforting fragrance of sandalwood fragrance is deeply ingrained in the memories of many older Shanghai residents. 
Apprentice's evolution into inkstone master - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Apprentice's evolution into inkstone master

Ding Weiming, 63, is an inkstone sculptor at the downtown Shanghai Arts and Crafts Museum on Fenyang Road. He has been working in the area for almost 40 years.
Labrador pups train to become the eyes of the visually impaired - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Labrador pups train to become the eyes of the visually impaired

Dogs become "man's best friend" in the truest sense when they serve as guide dogs for the blind.
Taking traditions to tomorrow: the art of Kunqu Opera - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Taking traditions to tomorrow: the art of Kunqu Opera

Kunqu Opera is an ancient type of Chinese opera, one of the oldest still in existence today. Performing the art requires skilled emphasis on rhythm and articulation.
Miniature worlds created by a deft master - Shanghai Metro News
Metro

Miniature worlds created by a deft master

A Minhang resident has created a dish garden that doesn't require watering. Some works are as small as 1 centimeter.
Master restorers: The husband and wife team bringing ancient art back to life - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Master restorers: The husband and wife team bringing ancient art back to life

For his workmanship and devotion to preserving valuable Chinese art legacies, Li was among the first workers in the city honored with the title of "Shanghai Standout."
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