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The Eye of a Photographer

The world looks different to a photographer than it does to everyone else. Why can a photographer capture flat images and turn them into art? The eye …

Photography

10 creativity tips for your street photography - INSPIRED EYE

Creativity sometimes eludes us, but that doesn't mean it can't be brought back! Here I compile 10 creativity tips for photographers, just in case it …

Which Mirrorless Camera Is The Best Option For You? Matt Granger Compares the 5 Best

When I first jumped into the photography world, I had the age old question, “Which camera should I buy?” I didn’t really know any photographers so I …

Cameras

7 Tips for Doing More Meaningful Street Photography

While it takes time to master the technical skills needed to excel at street photography, I think the most difficult aspect of the genre is trying to …

Street Photography

Ronya Galka – A Passionate Contemporary Street Photographer From London

Ronya Galka’s love for street photography ultimately comes from observe people and a desire to celebrate their individuality. For Ronya, shooting …

Street Photography

Vivian Maier: Street Photographer, Revelation - Interview with exhibition curator Anne Morin | LensCulture

Since the discovery and exposure of Vivian Maier’s work in 2009, this reclusive, mysterious figure—street photographer, nanny, visual genius—has been the subject of widespread acclaim and attention. From monographs to worldwide gallery exhibitions and the widespread release of a feature film (the …

Tips for Creating a Candid Street Photography Project

At some point in the life of a photographer, they start to think past the single image. They start to think of their work in terms of themes and …

Streettogs Academy Assignment No. 4 “Strong Light” Results and Analysis

Assignment No. 4 has probably the most number of beautiful images I’ve seen in an assignment. There were plenty of great photographs that adhered to …

75+ Inspirational Street Photography Books You Gotta Own

If you want a quality-education in street photography, I recommend either buying, borrowing, or browsing though some of the books below. Books that …

10 Principles of Good Street Photography

Recently I’ve been getting really into Dieter Rams and his zen and minimalist philosophies when it comes to design. He has a famous list of “10 …

No School Like Old School | Classical Lessons For Modern Photography That Will Help You Stand Out

Some time ago, I wrote a piece addressing the value of analyzing and critiquing photos for personal growth in the craft. I heralded the merits of …

How to Overcome Fear in Photography

Fear. It’s an emotion to which we all can relate. Luckily, nervousness or fear in photography can be overcome with practice and patience. After …

Photography

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Until now, if you wanted to get your hands on a copy of this sixty two year old book, you had to search through online marketplaces for a used copy - …

11 Lessons Jacob Aue Sobol Has Taught Me About Street Photography

“<b>The most difficult thing for me is to take pictures from far away</b>.” – Jacob Aue Sobol<p><b>Jacob Aue Sobol</b> is one of my favorite contemporary …

7 tips to learning photography the DaVinci way - INSPIRED EYE

DaVinci is numero uno when it comes to the Renaissance and there's a good reason, the guy is a genius in many ways. He would have probably loved …

Creativity

10 Great Photography Lessons You Can Learn From a 2 Year Old

Nowadays, fancy shmancy cameras can blast you with gazillion frames per second, but non of these can beat the time honored tradition of observation. …

11 Tips on Making a Photography Book with Bruno Ceschel

There is no better time in history to be a self-published photographer. There are so many great options out there— like Blurb (print on demand), and …

The Greatest Street Photographers Of All Time

The essential attribute of street photography is chance — and that’s likely why we’re so drawn to it. Unlike documentary photographers, who wish to …

Does Street Photography Matter?

<b>“At a time when fewer and fewer of the images we see are honest representations of real life, their [Street Photographers] work is more vital than</b> …

A Cowards Guide to Street Photography

A Guest post by Angie Muldowney. I love the poignancy of street photography; the way it can portray the world in an ironic, tragic, educational or …

Marked Up Photographs Show How Iconic Prints Were Edited in the Darkroom

Want to see what kind of work goes into turning a masterful photograph into an iconic print? Pablo Inirio, the master darkroom printer who works at …

The 5 Elements You'll Find in Great Photographs

What makes a great photograph? Is it the subject? Is it composition and framing? Exposure? What about the location and setting? Certainly each one of …

What Is Referential Street Photography? - STREET PHOTOGRAPHY AND OTHER LIFE-CHANGING EVENTS

Something In The Air © Knut Skjærven<p>What is <i>referential street photography?</i> What does a <i>referential photograph</i> look like?<p>In New Street Agenda we speak …

Street Photography

10 Things Garry Winogrand Can Teach You About Street Photography

Garry Winogrand is one of my favorite street photographers that I have gained much photographic insight and wisdom from. He was in-arguably one of …

Animals & Street Photography – An Ultimate Collection

The Critters on streets makes this excellent genre of photography even special. There is this peculiar flavor for the street photography when we mix …

Encryption

The State of Street Photography: How Has the Digital Era Changed a Classic Discipline?

<i>Jack Simon shot this San Francisco street scene with a Fujifilm X100S and an exposure of 1/2000 at f/8, ISO 640. Photo: Jack Simon</i><p><b>_Thanks to digital</b> …

Divine Composition With Fibonacci's Ratio (The Rule of Thirds on Steroids)

Are you a stickler for little details? Well, if you’re a photographer, you had better be. Discovering the rule of thirds is a big milestone for any …

Digital Photography

How to Fight “The Resistance” in Street Photography

In “The War of Art”, the author Stephen Pressfield talks about “The Resistance” — and how it is the biggest obstacle to all of our artistic pursuits …