What photojournalists can learn about storytelling from these 'Humans of New York' spinoffs

Two photographers share their goals in creating local versions of 'Humans of New York,' a storytelling project that features a photograph and quote from strangers in the city. 

Dena Levitz | July 28, 2015

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