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ELENA POLSHAKOV, Photographer and Owner of Instagram Account @ Pictures_of_NewYork

ELENA POLSHAKOV, Photographer and Owner of Instagram Account @ Pictures_of_NewYork

Elena immigrated with her family to NY from Ukraine 21 years ago in hope of a better life. Her first memory of the city was seeing the Twin Towers. She has fallen in love with NYC since and started an Instagram page devoted to capturing the architecture and life of the city. With 270K followers, she is one of the classic NYC photography accounts and consistently posts twice a day every day. Read her interview to learn about her tip for people looking to organically grow their following and how the city has changed her life.