"These images were not taken with the intent to comment on a concern over an impending mental health problem, urbanization or migration. Instead, they represent my own migration to Shanghai and my own sense of dislocation; they are an attempt to inject a darkness—even in a city with this many lights and constant movement. I don't think as a collection they are entirely successful, but will form part of a bigger project exploring similar themes.
Read the full post, Sh/Dark: On city living, music, your brain & more, for more pictures and text from Nikhil on city living. The image above is the ninth image in (and our fourth installment of) the series Sh/Dark. Nikhil suggests you ruminate over the photograph while listening to Sh/Dark series.