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Brandon Stanton

Her Story Got 1 Million 'Likes' In Less Than 24 Hours

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 07.05.2014 | Good News

It was a story of personal triumph that she wanted to tell for "so long." Fortunately, this unidentified New York woman ran into Brandon Stanton, the ...

Humans of New York: When Comments Become Part of the Art Experience

Susan Kemp | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Susan Kemp

We all have the right to free speech, but I think artists have the right to curate the experience of their exhibition.

The One New Yorker Who Spends His Life Trying To Get Strangers To Talk To Him

The Huffington Post | Liat Kornowski | Posted 05.06.2014 | Arts

If you're not yet familiar with "Humans of New York," you're missing out. You're also in the minority. The wildly popular blog, a collage of New Y...

The Photos That Changed The Way I See People

Anna Juszczyk | Posted 04.26.2014 | Teen
Anna Juszczyk

Behind every person you meet -- whether it's a waiter, your boss or a high school teacher -- there is a story. More or less complex, more or less happy. However, in most (or all) of the cases, definitely worth listening.

How Facebook Made 'Humans Of New York' Huge

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology

In 2010, Brandon Stanton moved to New York City with two suitcases and a goal of taking 10,000 photos. Nearly four years later, his work has produced ...

Humans of The World

Trish Mitchell | Posted 12.30.2013 | Impact
Trish Mitchell

The 'Humans of' movement feels to me like a vehicle for illustrating what all of us know deep down: that we're all humans of somewhere, we all have a story and we all have something of value to say, if we're given the chance to say it.

LOOK: How One Photographer Made A Kid's Cowboy Dreams Come True

Posted 08.02.2013 | Good News

When New York City photographer Brandon Stanton met 6-year-old Rumi and his mother, he decided to take their picture and put it up on his website. In ...

'Humans Of New York' Photographer Honored At City Hall

| Posted 04.26.2013 | New York

By Paul DeBenedetto, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer CITY HALL — The photographer who helped raise more than $128,000 for the Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA a...

DKNY Accidentally Steals Photos For Store DIsplay

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 02.25.2013 | Style

As a street style photographer, it would be pretty flattering to see your images featured in a glitzy store window, right? Well, not if you didn't get...

PHOTOS: The Hidden Faces Of Iran

The Huffington Post | Shirin Barghi | Posted 01.21.2013 | World

It’s not every day a young American photographer decides to pick up and leave for Iran given the thirty years of raging hostility between the U.S. a...

The 'Humans Of High Schools' (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Lee Yandoli | Posted 01.18.2013 | Teen

Faces, names, and stories that used to lay dormant in high school hallways are being broadcast around the Internet for all to see. Humans of New York ...

PHOTO: Does Anybody Know This Couple?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 09.07.2012 | New York

Aspiring photojournalist Mo Gelber captured this incredible image outside Manhattan Criminal Court last month and is now desperately trying to identif...

PHOTOS: 'The Humans Of New York'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 08.22.2012 | New York

Since we last talked to Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind "Humans Of New York," he's been profiled by The Wall Street Journal and CBS; the numb...

PHOTOS: Photographing Everyone In New York, One Story At A Time

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Brandon Stanton is a photographer living in New York City with one simple goal -- photograph everyone in the city. Toward that end he's creating Human...