Yuan Xiaopeng captured street scenes of Shanghai

Yuan Xiaopeng is a Chinese artist and photographer that spends time photographing street scenes of Shanghai. Captured with portrait orientation, the images gather a sense of the city’s multiple identities, channeled through the photographer’s keen eye for chance encounters with light and composition. Yuan Xiaopeng presents in his photo-series views of Shanghai that may otherwise have slipped…

Navin Vatsa captured seagulls in Delhi

Navin Vatsa it’s a full-time travel and street photographer who is making and reminiscing memories with a simple device called camera. He was born in Delhi, India, and in every winter, he follows flocks of Siberian seagulls migrate through Delhi making nests near Ganga and Yamuna, two of India’s most holy rivers. Photographer Navin Vatsa…

Masha Ivashintsova, the Vivian Mayer of Rusia

Like the American Vivian Maier, the Russian artist and theater critic, Masha Ivashintsova (1942-2000) was a secret self-taught photographer, taking more than 30.000 photographs in her life and nobody knew about them.  After her death, her daughter, Asya Ivashintsova-Melkumyan, was cleaning the attic and found a big collection of negatives. The discovered photographs were showing the daily…

The secret life of Vivian Maier

Nobody knew that the nanny Vivian Maier (1926-2009) was a very talented self-taught photographer. She became internationally recognized when an estate sale revealed a series of fascinating photos of her secret hobby. Vivian Maier hidden nearly 150.000 photos, including street photography and self-portraits. Since 2010, her photos have been exhibited in galleries and museums across the…