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Look At These Chinese Workers Carrying Mind-Blowing Amounts Of Stuff

Shanghai’s migrant workers are the foundation of China’s economy, ferrying goods around the city on their bicycle. But if these photos of them look impossible, that’s because they are. Their loads have been digitally increased as part of a photo project on the Chinese economy and global consumerism.

 ”[W]e are the servants of all these objects that we desire and wish to own, prompted by adverts.”

Here is the full story behind French photographer Alain Delorme, and his series Totems.

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