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This Instagram Account Collects Brief, Stunning Glimpses At The Emotions Of Mumbai

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Mumbai-based independent photojournalist Chirag Wakaskar created the Instagram account @everydaymumbai to showcase the city in a light different than that of the Western media.

Instagram: @everydaymumbai

Here, he curates the work of other photojournalists in Mumbai.

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"I prefer the photographers pack in as much information as possible which I sometimes have to ask them to add in," the Wakaskar told BuzzFeed.

Instagram: @everydaymumbai

Wakaskar said that apart from being a selfie and food photo-sharing platform, Instagram can be an important photojournalism medium.

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"The reach of the medium particularly amongst the youth is incredible, and I've consciously tried to push stories of social relevance on the page such as about environment change, homosexuality, etc," said Wakaskar.

The account shares photos taken by amateur photographers, professional photojournalists working in Mumbai, and even foreign photographers who visit the city.

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Photographers are encouraged to openly submit their work portraying impactful side of the city, by using the hashtag #everydaymumbai on social media.

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