Posts tagged "humans of new york"

“Humans Of New York” Helps Raise Over $1 Million For Brooklyn School

A little over a week ago, Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind the blog “Humans Of New York,” posted a photo of a young man named Vidal who cited his school principal, Nadia Lopez, as the most influential person in his life: “When we get in trouble, she doesn’t suspend us. She calls us to her office…

Claire Hannum / January 29, 2015

Tom Hanks Is THE MAN

Not The Man, but THE MAN. According to Humans of New York, America’s Dad Tom Hanks made a cabbie’s life pretty enchanted for a few weeks:
So get this. I’m driving down Park Avenue one day and this guy waves for me, so I pull over and I ask him where he’s going. He…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 28, 2014

I Adore The Way “Humans Of New York” Covered Celebs At The Met Gala

Humans Of New York,” a collection of street-style photos and interviews gathered throughout the city, is one of my favorite blogs in the world. I love how refreshingly honest and vulnerable it is in capturing people’s stories. Apparently, I’m not the only one — Vogue invited HONY creator Brandon Stanton to cover the Met Gala. Stanton usually photographs everyday people, so…

Claire Hannum / May 13, 2014

[Update] Photographer Claims DKNY Stole His Photos For In-Store Display

Brandon Stanton is the photographer behind “Humans of New York,” a collection of street style photos from around the city. His website, also called Humans of New York, aims to be a “photographic census” of the city’s inhabitants.

A few months ago, Stanton was approached by the clothing company DKNY, who wanted to use…

Julie Gerstein / February 26, 2013