Fishing boats in the shadows of new luxury condos.
fishermen's wives help mend nets before heading out to sea.
Sanya fisherman and family
mounds of nets
Nets require constant repairs.
32 year-old Liu prepares fishing lures.
57 year-old Zhang rows supplies to fishermen preparing to head out to sea.
Sanya fishing boats
Out to sea
Sanya fishermen complain they can no longer support their families with fishing.
Young men laugh at having unexpected foreigners visit the ship.
A Li minority woman wears her traditional costume in preparation for a performance for tourists.
Huimin runs with dad
The 8-year old runs 40 km before school every day.
She hopes to compete in the 2016 olympics.
Huimin's father makes phone calls as her manager. Huimin shows off the punching bag she trains with daily.
transplanting rice seedlings
Guanming village girl
Many female births in Hainan go unreported, so parents can try again for a boy.
Farmer and ox
tilling land outside Guanming village in rural central Hainan.