Portrait of the Garbage

PhotographerSin-Ho Chin
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryTaipei, Taiwan
Photo Date2014/10
Technical InfoNikon D800E,24-70mm
Entry Description

Yong-Chun is one very old street in periphery of Taipei city near by Dam Shui river, and looks unchanged as 60 years ago. The Marginalization preserves the street well and free from urban renewal. The resident however, struggles with living by collect recycling goods. Almost every family is depending on recycle collection. An item was selected representing each household in the middle of a platform, speaking each family’s story.