Studied at the National Taiwan University, Taipei. From 1979 to 1981 he was the coordinator and lecturer, Certificate Course of Commercial Photography at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
In 1981 he founded ´Photo Center´ and continued there until 1988 as coordinator and lecturer. In 1987 Joseph was awarded MFA (Photography) from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois.
He was appointed as a member of the Selection Panel ´Artists of the Year Awards, 1992´ by the Hong Kong Artists´ Guild and the Urban Council.
His exhibitions include several solo shows in Hong Kong and Taiwan and his works have been part of touring exhibitions in USA and Japan.