This year I was selected as finalist an nominee at Circle of Life contest on Vilnius Photo Circle Festival. It was a great pleasure and honor to met new colleagues and see their work in live. And I proud for Fausto Podavini who won main prize with his "Mirella" story.
Lviv is a good partner to talk with. Each time I've been there, spontaneous though, was full of unexpectable experience. It was meetings of three parts. First time it allowed me to discover itself, two years later showed me the identities of nower days life and terrible history of it on my third visit. Don't now if there a lot of other cities with same sad story which changed all its habitants for several times.
The capital of a land of fire for a decade has had a real boom in it's constructions. Although it's the richest city among Caucasian countries the income inequalities are immense. It's too clean and fancy in new parts, however you can follow and understand the locals and their culture in the parts that have not been revitalized yet.
Times square had quite a rich history. Historical place of american mass meetings, it had its own ups and downs. Ironically symbol of american state and society after the WWII became a "dangerous" zone full of vice. For several decades it was popular by its strip clubs, adult theaters and different subcultures movements.
There is something enlightening, yet unknown in the misty Carpathians. The fog is rising as if it wants to tell you the stories of the place and it looks like the sole habitant of the mountains. Out of fog it is a regular spot on earth with nice landscapes, but shades make it narrative and stunning.
The Rockaway flea market was organized by Marissa Bernowitz after hurricane Sandy landfall on the East Coast. The main purpose was to help people who still need help. People could claim from there different items including clothes, food and toys for free.
Incredible night spent during the Easter night in Voroncovo village in Transnistria. Anatoliy Mazur, pope of the church, telling that from his first days at church (26 years ago) population of village became in five time smaller and most income of the church now because of the funerals, but not weddings or christening as it was.
Iulian had 8 years and six month when his mom took him to dentist. Injection of local anesthesia resulted in coma of 4th scale.
“I played his favorite music during the coma - his mother Virginia said - Because he adored some songs more than sweets”.
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