Budapest Is a Trendy Loser

According to the cameras of Ív and Candie, two Hungarian photographers.

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Aug 14 2013, 1:00pm

Ív and Candie are two Hungarian photographers. I've never met them but I've been exchanging emails with them for almost a year now, ever since they sent me this amazing set of photos from their hometown, Budapest. I like their work because it convinces me the world is insane. To be honest, that's really all there is to it. Here are a few words they wrote about themselves:

"Our real names are Eve and Andi and we have been watching the world together for about four years. We are Trash-Kitsch-Hunters, camp lovers, and we are not ironic at all. Our Wonderland is our hometown, because it's cool, charming, glamorous, trendy, a loser, exaggerated, theatrical, banal, artificial, artistic, perversely-elvispresley, naive, middle-class-honest and martinparricide. We love pony-trouvé, and flesh-gun.

"In the photos you can see our friends, and people who became our friends while posing in front of our cameras."

Enjoy.

See more of Ív and Candie's work here and here.

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