Entry Title: "Typhoon Haiyan"
Name: Philippe Lopez , Hong Kong
Category and Expertise: Environmental|General News|Other_N, Professional


Entry Description: Survivors of Super Typhoon Haiyan march during a religious procession in Tolosa on the eastern Philippine island of Leyte on November 18, 2013 over one week after Super Typhoon Haiyan devastated the area.

About the Artist:

39 year old. Married and French national I have worked for AFP in Asia for 14 years. I began my career with the agency as a freelancer in Cambodia in 1999 and became staff the following year. In 2002 I was appointed as a photo editor in New Delhi as part of the agency's development of its South Asia photo desk. I then joined the regional headquarters in Hong Kong as a picture editor in 2005 and in 2009 became a staff photographer in Shanghai. I returned to the Hong Kong bureau in 2011.