A: Yes, if you read Chinese, please check out my articles at http://heron-article.blogspot.tw/p/cmu.html.
A: They are all taken by me using Canon 6D with 35mm L lenses. About 20,000 photos were taken during my trip, only few of them were selected into this book.
A: Yes, you should definitely check out Olive's blog. She has been publishing amazing works here: http://nearbyolive.tumblr.com/.