In 2008, author Ryszard Kapuściński aptly pointed out how any notions of a 'global village' are inaccurate. "The essence of a village depends upon the fact that its inhabitants know each other well, commune with each other and share a common fate. Meanwhile
nothing of the kind can be said of society on our planet, which is morelike the anonymous crowd at a major airport, a crowd of people rushing along in haste, mutually indifferent and ignorant."
I respond to places by taking pictures. I love to discover a new city by walking around its human labyrinths without a specific plan or photographic target to capture life how it strikes me with its joy and magic, but also its despair. Viviana