Souvid Datta wasn’t born a photojournalist. But, of course, nobody is. In this honest, heart-felt video interview, Datta describes how he became enthralled with the power of photography and the way it makes him engage with the world. He also discusses two recent series he made, one in China and the other in Kabul. Inspiring words and even more inspiring images. Enjoy!

The interview contains photographs from two series which have been previously featured on LensCulture—” China: The Human Price of Pollution” and ”Kabul: Under the Bridge“—dive in for a deeper look.