"Based on the blog with more than two million loyal fans, a
beautiful, heartfelt, funny, and inspiring collection of
photographs and stories capturing the spirit of a city"
Now an instant #1 "New York Times "bestseller, "Humans of New York
"began in the summer of 2010, when photographer Brandon Stanton set
out to create a photographic census of New York City. Armed with
his camera, he began crisscrossing the city, covering thousands of
miles on foot, all in an attempt to capture New Yorkers and their
stories. The result of these efforts was a vibrant blog he called
"Humans of New York," in which his photos were featured alongside
quotes and anecdotes.
The blog has steadily grown, now boasting more than a million
devoted followers. "Humans of New York" is the book inspired by the
blog. With four hundred color photos, including exclusive portraits
and all-new stories, "Humans of New York" is a stunning collection
of images that showcases the outsized personalities of New
Surprising and moving, printed in a beautiful full-color,
hardbound edition, "Humans of New York" is a celebration of
individuality and a tribute to the spirit of the city.
"With 400 full-color photos and a distinctive vellum jacket"