Huang Zeyuan, GPU-CR1,was born in 1953. In 1976, he was transferred from the army to a local cultural museum to engage in full-time photography, and in 1989, he was transferred to a television station. From 1997 to 2015, he served as the chairman of Xinyang Photographers Association after his retirement in 2015 and is now the chairman of Xinyang Photography Association for the seniors. He is Honorary Chairman of Xinyang Photographic Association. Since 1980, he has published more than 3,000 photos in various newspapers and photo festivals, and won more than 200 awards. More than 1,100 photos were accepted in various international photo exhibitions and competitions, winning more than 30 medal awards and 50 ribbon awards.
He received the Henan Photography Art Contribution Award in 2003, 5th Henan Photography Golden Image Award in 2018 and the 3rd China Art Golden Rooster award in 2019, and the Golden Bull Award of Chinese Photography Art in 2021.
He is a member of China Photographers Association and Global Photographic Union.