The Collective is an alliance of photographers in the Balkans area (based in Bucharest) who meet regularly for inspiration, education and fellowship. Shared knowledge and vision, and the mutual review and exhibition of new work, shall serve to explore and promote fine art photography. The collective is a non-profit arts and educational organization.
Source: BULB Collective
Balkan neorealism. Need I say more? Not only is BULB (Bucharest Urban Leage of photographers for the Balkans) this year’s featured collective for the Miami Street Photography Festival, they hold projects in the Balkans, exhibitions in European galleries, assignments in cooperation with foreign and local photo clubs, workshops, residential seminars, and they even publish some stunning photobooks. What makes their images so captivating? They say that, in part, it is because each of these photographers lives in a “highly contradictory and fascinating part of the world.” Get to know them by visiting their website, and be sure to watch the following video: