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Flashes from the Past
U Hei-shing

Flashes From The Past, Lio Beardsley

Flashes From The Past, Lio BeardsleyFlashes from the Past
U Hei-shing
Asia One
English, Chinese and Japanese

Illustrations and design by Lio Beardsley


First Edition
82 pages
290 x 190 mm
ISBN 9789881704139


Flashes from the Past is the first book by acclaimed Hong Kong-based photographer U Hei-shing and is a pictorial recollection of the old studios that shaped his early career. The photos were taken over a decade, and when combined, record a pivotal time in Hong Kong art history.

About the Artist
Hei graduated from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University with a BA (Hons) in Photography. He is critically acclaimed for his exceptionally vivid approach to photography and since setting up Green Studio in 2000 he has worked for various ‘4A’ advertising agencies, and graphic and production houses, as well as contributing to many well-known periodicals. He is a vegetarian and an animal-lover, an avid cinema-goer and traveller, and he now shares a cosy studio with an array of plants, flowers and cats.

About the Publisher
Established in 2007, Asia One’s book imprint is one of the most prolific publishers on art and culture topics in Hong Kong. AOPP strives to create and offer works that represent Hong Kong’s creative scene as it develops, documenting its stories while showcasing its talented artists, photographers and designers. The Asia One publishing arm’s services and capabilities include editorial, design, colour management, ISBN applications, distribution and marketing.

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