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This Open Letter ‘Trumps’ All Other Open Letters

Brandon Stanton, the creator of the Humans Of New York books and all those super long Facebook posts that your friends share, wrote an open letter to Donald Trump yesterday that has…

Liz Magee | March 15, 2016 - 2:30 pm

“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,…

Claire Hannum | January 29, 2015 - 4:30 pm

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.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 28, 2014 - 9:30 am

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…

Claire Hannum | May 13, 2014 - 2:30 pm

[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…

Julie Gerstein | February 26, 2013 - 9:40 am