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In Focus: The Makings of a Storyteller

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Every portrait tells a story, and every photographer has the ability to capture that story. CreativeLive is excited to bring you Brandon Stanton, photographer and founder of the popular blog Humans of New York. Join Brandon as he shares what he has learned from the thousands of people he's interviewed and how they have shaped his storytelling.

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    In Focus: The Makings of a Storyteller: Brandon Stanton


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Brandon Stanton

Brandon Stanton is the creator behind the popular photo blog Humans of New York (HONY). After being fired from his job as a bond trader in Chicago, Brandon moved to NYC to create a photographic census of the city. The blog, started in 2010, features portraits of people in New York City along with snippets of conversations. Recently, Brandon has taken the blog abroad, featuring stories from around the world. He is also the author of 2 #1 New York Times Bestselling books, Humans of New York and Humans of New York: Stories. In his free time, Brandon likes to hang out with his girlfriend and dogs. ... read more

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  • Dorinda


    October 2018

    Awesome! Awesome!! Awesome!!!

  • Saffron & Crimson

    September 2016

    Amazing human being with an amazing journey into story telling!

  • Anna Erishkigal

    Anna Erishkigal

    November 2018

    What a great and inspiring story!

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