Yulia Efros Florence
Londen Gabriela Tallman

Brief Encounters is a collection of people I have met. Maybe our paths crossed for a mere 15 seconds or maybe for a more substantial 15 minutes. Nevertheless, the encounters were all brief. Some people told me their life story, others didn't even reveal their name. It depended on the day, my mood, the weather, the country, the language, my surroundings, and everything really. It depended on the person. It always depends on the person.

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Yulia Efros Florence

In Florence, Italy on the Ponte Vecchio, I met Yulia Efros. I didn't have time to stop and chat, but when I looked her up online I found out she is a fashion designer. This fact makes the sketch book she is holding even more intriguing.