A photographer of Taiwanese origins, Vinci Weng was born in 1970 in Taipei. He obtained his doctorate from the School of Arts ad Digital Industries at University of East London, UK. Upon his return to his native country, he worked as a deputy professor in the design and communication department of Shih-Chien University in Taipei, later teaching in the fine arts department of Kaohsiung Normal University. He is currently an associate professor at the Chinese Culture University, Taipei. His research into digital art, experimental animation, and contemporary photography has enabled him to participate in many international exhibitions and to be mentioned in the book Best of Photography published by Photographer's Forum Magazine in 2014. His work has also garnered several prestigious awards, notably first prize at the Chromatic Awards, as well as the Silver & Bronze Awards of International Photographer of the Year 2017.