Humans of New York is a photoblog and bestselling book featuring street portraits and interviews collected in New York City. When I was introduced by my coworker Kim in September I spent many, many hours reading hundreds of the stories and photographs Brandon has been able to capture. A month ago that I read his goal is to set out to photograph 10,000 New Yorkers. He started in November 2010 and has taken over 6,000 portraits have been gathered thus far. Here are a few of my recent favorites:
Once I found one with a love note from 1917.”
Had you heard of Humans of New York?
Are you enthralled as much as I am?