Tao Liu, a 32-year-old self-taught street photographer became an overnight sensation for his delightful shots that clearly depicts his creative imagination, sharp eye and incredible sense of humor. Tao Liu was only known as a water meter reader in the city of Haifei, China before one of his photos went viral on a Chinese social network.
His story started some 3 years ago when he decided to purchase a Fujifilm X100 and started taking street photos during his lunch breaks and after work to satisfy his desire for photography. He use to travel all over the city on his motorbike and don’t miss any chance to take a witty, unexpected and funny perfectly timed street photo. Below we have put together some of Tao Liu’ most striking photographs.