"The black-and-white images are not what you'd call artistic, but they remind photographer Mario Cacciottolo of the people he has met, and the tales they have told him about their lives.
For the project, Cacciottolo asks his subjects to write down something someone has told them on a large piece of paper. He then takes their photograph with it, and records them explaining what it means. The results are uploaded onto someoneoncetoldme.com his website, where a new portrait goes online each day."
Read the full article to find out more about Mario's journey and visit his website to read some of the amazing stories he's collected.