Fenqiang Liu began studying drawing while attending middle school in China. During college, he took an interest in photography. After finishing his BA degree in Chinese literature, Fenqiang worked as a cameraman for geographic educational videos.
He later came to the United States to obtain his MFA degree in Cinema and Photography at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. After graduation, Fenqiang worked as a computer animator and motion graphic designer. He and his wife later opened a business that provides behaviour analysis services for children with autism.
In the recent years, Fenqiang has been devoting his time to nature photography and won multiple international photo awards, including a 1st Place at the 2021 Chromatic Awards, 1st Place at the 2021 Monochrome Awards, 1st Prize at the 2022 Fine Art Photography Awards, Category Winner of the Year, Platinum and Gold Winner at the 2022 Muse Photography Awards, Platinum and Gold Winner at the 2022 London Photography Awards, 2nd Place at the 2021 Int’l Photography Awards. Fenqiang is also one of the All About Photo Awards 2022 winners. His works were selected by the 2022 Chelsea International Photography Competition. He has been selected as a finalist for the 2022 Open Call: CARTE BLANCHE, B/W Category by Lucie Foundation. Fenqiang’s cultural influence from both the East and the West, his artistic background, and his photography mastery allow him to express his thoughts and emotions in a unique style.