David Gaberle took up photography at the age of twenty-one, having interrupted his university studies in London. He returned to Prague, and began working as a bartender in a local jazz club. Facing the confined spaces of the city’s metro every day on the way to work, David decided to carry a camera as a distraction and realized photography allowed him to control the way he perceived his surroundings. Going out onto the streets was a superhuman feat for him at that time. Afraid and overcome by panic, he was eventually hospitalized for two months in the Bohnice Psychiatric Hospital...
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