Emmanuel Serna (b.1973) is a French Documentary Photographer based in Hong Kong, China available for worldwide assignments for editorial, institutional and commercial clients.

After gratuated from a photography school in Paris, he devoted himself to photography in the Balkans: Kosovo, Serbia, Bosnia by documenting the aftermath of the civil wars on civilian populations: refugees, women, old people, young and children. He also worked in Eastern Europe: Romania and Turkey where he became interested in minorities and daily life.

Since then he has concentrated his work in Asia, mostly in China and Hong Kong where he worked on daily life, leisure and tourism, refugees, minorities, homeless, poorly housed and the recent actuality.

He likes to photograph people, their relationships with each other and their environment and the marks they leave on the landscape.

His photos were exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in France, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

In addition to his personal and documentary work, he works in assignments for editorial, institutional and commercial clients.

Some of his photo documentaries and photos have been published in magazines, newspapers and on the internet press.

In 2016 he was one of the six finalists of WYNG Masters Award Identity and in 2017 he was nominated for the Magnum Foundation Fund.

He is a member of the French Photo Agency Divergences Images and a contributor of the Photo Agency Sopa Images.

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