Brandon Stanton: Humans of New York

Photographer Brandon Stanton moved to New York in 2010. As an amateur photographer, he was fascinated by the crowds of characters throughout the city. He began to take street portraits of the people he met and share them in an album on his timeline named, Humans of New York.

The video above is a behind the scences look at Stanton’s work who took over 5000 different portraits and written dozens of stories about his ongoing project.

Stanton’s story is just one of dozens you can find on LensVid’s photographers channel.

VIA: fstoppers.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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