Eastern Mirror (2012) by Tamás Hajdu is a documentary project about everyday life in Baia Mare, Romania, where Tamás lives and works. Although seemingly focused on the trivia and candid, visually striking compositions, the photographs go much deeper than that, revealing interesting social and cultural phenomena so common in Baia Mare (and probably elsewhere too) that otherwise they would go unnoticed.
document EAST is 2 years old! Two years ago on a rainy and foggy October day I set up document EAST. It started off as a virtual notebook for sharing some of my […]
documentEAST is delighted to announce a new collaboration with Everyday Eastern Europe – a collective mobile phone photography project documenting daily life in the region. We were looking for a […]
Post-Industrial Stories (2012 – ongoing) by Ioana Cirlig and Marin Raica (both from Romania) shows documentary story-telling at its best. Just like the American photographer Dorothea Lange back in the 1930s, Ioana and […]
‘Where Europe Ends’ (2012) is an interesting project by an Italian photographer Camilla De Maffei, in which she examines the symbolic borders of Europe. De Maffei follows the Danube, Europe’s longest river, […]
Notes for an Epilogue (2011 – ongoing), by a Hungarian photographer Tamas Dezso, is a visual story of rural and post-industrial Romania suspended in time. Dezso wants us to see how […]
Gypsies. Different People, Just Like Us by Tomasz Tomaszewski, a Polish press photographer whose work has been published in top magazines around the globe, depicts everyday lives of the Roma minority in […]