Everything I know about Jingde County is because of my buddy Wang Yuming.
I first met Yuming in the 1980s, when I was living in Luoyang and had just begun to play around with photography, while he was already a well known author, poet and photographer. I would often show him some of my work, and eventually we became good friends.
I often say that the hardest thing to come by in a friend is sincerity, and the more sincere the relationship, the stronger it will be. The statement “After