DiscoverThe Tim Ferriss Show#321: Brandon Stanton — The Story of Humans of New York and 25M+ Fans
#321: Brandon Stanton — The Story of Humans of New York and 25M+ Fans

#321: Brandon Stanton — The Story of Humans of New York and 25M+ Fans

Update: 2018-06-1857
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Brandon Stanton (@humansofny) is the photographer behind Humans of New York. He attended the University of Georgia and worked as a bond trader in Chicago before moving to New York to pursue photography. Followed by over 25 million people on social media, Humans of New York features daily glimpses into the lives of strangers on the streets of New York City. It has been turned into two #1 New York Times bestselling books: Humans of New York and Humans of New York: StoriesIn recent years, Brandon has expanded the blog to include stories from over thirty different countries, and was invited in 2015 to interview Barack Obama in the oval office. In 2017, Humans of New York was turned into a television series that is now available on Facebook Watch.

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Comments (3)

Jeremy Burton

Really enjoyed that episode, super candid. I think it takes someone like Brandon - who so openly wears his heart on his sleeve - to create something so unique as HoNY. Thanks Tim!

Aug 18th
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Sachin Bishnoi

very nice to learn

Jun 28th
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James Brown

A lot of hot air on this one.

Jun 26th
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#321: Brandon Stanton — The Story of Humans of New York and 25M+ Fans

#321: Brandon Stanton — The Story of Humans of New York and 25M+ Fans