Brandon Stanton - Adobe MAX 2015 - Community Inspires Creativity | Adobe Creative Cloud

Brandon Stanton takes the stage and is truly inspirational, telling his story that took him from the financial world of Chicago, to taking pictures and telling stories about the people he meets in New York. Brandon is doing work in other cities and countries too.

Brandon studied at the University of Georgia and worked as a bond trader in Chicago before starting “Humans of New York”—a photography and storytelling blog—in the summer of 2010. Over the course of four years, HONY has built a devoted following of over 15 million fans. He has appeared on Ellen, Good Morning America, Nightline, MSNBC, CNN, has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, Huffington Post, Mashable, and dozens of other media venues. He has also been named a ‘person of the week’ on the ABC Evening News with Diane Sawyer, and a Time Magazine “30 Under 30 Who are Changing the World.” He is the author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller HUMANS OF NEW YORK and the Children’s book LITTLE HUMANS. His new book HUMANS OF NEW YORK: STORIES will be published in October of 2015.



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