PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE DAY:
ONE PERSON CITY project
Lens on Humans by GIULIANA FLORIO @giulianaflorio
Photographer Nicoco recently embarked on a personal project to document Shanghai during the coronavirus outbreak, hoping to capture the emptiness, isolation, and fear that the virus has wreaked on this once-bustling city. The documentary project is called 一个人城市, which translates to One Person City, and it began from a place of curiosity—”a curiosity to see how a sleepless, major international city would be react to uncertainty.” “The result is emptiness filled with fear,” says the photographer. “My experience living in Shanghai during the coronavirus outbreak, and seemingly many others, is isolation. It is more than people avoiding areas they think will be crowded, it is people not leaving their homes entirely.” The outbreak coincides with the Chinese Lunar New Year, a time when the streets, malls, and tourist attractions should be filled with visitors and locals alike. “Instead,” says Nicoco, “the city of 24 million people has shut down.” [...] Read more on @petapixel website!
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Ajooma: " OMG there's a handsome uncle coming our way, let's pretend to look the other way 1st" while ajooma keep side peaking handsome uncle.
Joke aside, really deepen by the news of the surge of coronavirus cases in Korea for the pass few days. Hope all the infected people recover quickly and safe.
After hearing the news, it really trouble me about going out shooting in KL. Even though our situation is not that serious here but I just don't hope to be the super spreader and cause people infected if I come in contact with infected stranger on the road.