Jiangmen

Dirty Shrimp - Documentary Photography at Aquatic Farms in China

A worker feeds fish at Datianglang Village, Huilong Town, Zhaoqing.

Earlier this winter, Businessweek commissioned me to muck around a few farms near Jiangmen, China to make pictures for their cover story How Antibiotic-Tainted Seafood From China Ends Up on Your Table. The piece is really about transshipping - a business procedure used to circumvent international import restrictions - but as approached from a food safety angle.