Someone Once Told Me

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This dashing chap, with a touch of the young John Travolta about him, runs a beautiful photography project in Washington DC called People’s District.

This is a collection of super photographs and fascinating stories about random people that he finds in the American capital. It’s brilliantly done and very much worth a regular visit.

As for his SOTM, he says in his audio clip that “a teacher in elementary school” had given him this warning – somewhat ironic given his website. “I understood that growing up, but I decided later on in life that you can’t live that way.” Taken in a busy bar – he doesn’t know anyone else who’s in the picture.

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world tour

Having run SOTM mainly from London since September 2006, Mario travelled the world between June 2013 and May 2014 to capture people's stories.

Click below to read about his adventures involving Korean schoolgirls, cemetery dwellers in Manila, people from South African townships and many others.

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