The Bulgarian Black Sea was swamped by a three meter high tidal wave that came not from the sea, but from the nearby woodland. It swept away houses, trees and cars and caused the death of 13 people, including 4 children…
Photographers Archives: Nikola Mihov
Nikola Mihov (www.nikolamihov.com) was born in Sofia in 1982. He received the Photojournalism Award of the Union of Bulgarian journalists (2012) and was nominated for the award of Salon de la Photo in Paris (2012). His first photo book Forget Your Past was listed among the best photo books of the year by The British Journal of Photography and nominated for the The Deutsche Börse Photography Prize (2014).
In November 1979, the southern Chinese county Bao’an with a population of about 50 000 people was renamed to Shenzhen. One year later Deng Xiaoping declared the newly-formed city to be the country’s first special economic zone.
The book traces the fate of the most important communist-era monuments in Bulgaria, from their construction to this day.