• The Thing About Paris

Paris is a muse in which over 2 million people wake up every morning. The city is art, its buildings are art, and a large number of those buildings are filled with more art. You can see art being made when you walk to the grocery store.

In Paris the beauty, tragedy, drama, and little joys that make life tolerable all seem to float a little closer to the surface than anywhere else I've ever been. And when you get there, Paris feels immediately familiar. It's a dream that lives in commercials, movies, stories, and embeds in our consciousness from an early age. The fun is simply learning how that dream feels in reality.

These are photos that try to share that fulfilment.

"That Paris exists and people could choose to live anywhere else in the world will always be a mystery to me."

Read next...