We know the truth. But the Bulgarian photographer Ivaylo Petrov dared to show it.
His powerfull project Portraits of Shame is a collection of images depicting Bulgarian athletes inside their training center in Vidin. Which is more – the training ground is still in use now-a-days. And the athlets continue to bring fame to Bulgaria with their medals.
More about the rise and fall of the Bulgarian sports, as well as an interview with the author, read here: http://www.diyphotography.net/portraits-shame-ivaylo-petrov-shares-story-passion-behind-emotive-portrait-series/
Ad Squad 2015