A famous photographer, born in 1956 at Anshan, Liaoning, self-taught photography in 1982, published works in 1984, joined the Shanghai Photographers Association in 1986, and held a solo exhibition in Los Angeles, U.S. in 1997.
Dozens of his works were selected for important photography art shows and won gold or outstanding awards. Near hundreds of them were published in newspapers.
He is now a member of the Shanghai Branch of the China Photographers Association, an academician of the New York "World Research Institute of Art", and a photographer
Myself and Nature——A photography worker who is diligent, motivated, and perfection pursuiting
Beginning in 1982, he dived into photography learning and kept creating, the work "Extension" of 1984 honorarily won Gold Award of China Industrial Photography Art Exhibition and was introduced by the magazine "China Photography." Today, he has nearly hundreds of works that were exhibited and published...... His work "Shanghai Bao Gang Blast Furnance Night View" of the industrial theme was selected to T.128 special stamps, in April, 1995, film crew of the CCTV show "World Vientiane" travel to Baogang, Shanghai to shoot Mr. Zhang Chengbin's topic show and introduced the art achievements of Zhang.
Mr. Zhang and I met in New York and became friends at first sight, we explore and research photographic technics. I remember once when we were on the same plane to Shanghai, he has his camera all the time, shooting the natural views outside of the windows without taking a rest, I began to use my phone to take pictures too under his influence.
Mr. Zhang's works, especially the works about "birds," applied more efforts, the snapshots are lively and with spirits, the landscape and character photos focused on the use of light and composition, the images are full of color, giving the enjoyment of life, mystery, and elegance.