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Alex Chan Tsz Yuk is based in Hong Kong, Alex has been devoting himself to photojournalism since 2019, mainly covering the civil unrest in his home city as well as human rights, international issues and conflicts. 

With bilingual proficiency in Cantonese and English and professional proficiency in Japanese and Mandarin, he has been working borderless with various news agencies, including TV Asahi (Japanese broadcasting corporation), The Kyiv Independent (Ukrainian publication), and other HK-based media such as SOPA Images, Ming Po Daily News, AppleDaily Hong Kong etc. 

From the Hong Kong Protest 2019 to the Belarus Protest 2020, Alex has a deep interest in Eastern Bloc history, culture and politics. As the first Hong Kong journalist covering the Ukraine-Russia war on-site, he had been delivering news pieces 6 months since the beginning, he decided to travel to Ukraine in 2022 as soon as the Russia-Ukraine war broke out, and stationed in Ukraine for 6 months, and continue his reportage of the war situation in 2023.

In 2023, Alex had his first solo exhibition collaborating with the European Union Office in Hong Kong and Macau. He also served as a committee member of The Hong Kong Press Photographer Association (HKPPA) during rough times.

Alex’s recent work in Ukraine was awarded the Gold in War/Press Category, the 2nd Place Winner in the Press Category of Paris Px3 2023, ‘Excellence Awards in International Picture Story, Spot News Category’ and was the finalist in ‘Daily Life Category’ in CPOY77. He won also the 1st in ‘Human Rights Press Awards, Photography Single’ and Merit in ‘Taiwan Press Photo Contest’ 2021 & 2023.

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Alex Chan Tsz Yuk 陳子煜

Award-Winning Photojournalist, currently based in Hong Kong. Actively covering major international issues & conflicts across the globe🌏
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