Bryan Ledgard

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The Trailer for a New Movie About Legendary Street Photographer Garry Winogrand Looks Awesome

Now here’s something we’re excited to see. A new documentary about legendary street photographer Garry Winogrand will make its debut in theaters next …

Street Photography

Conquering your fears in street photography – Part 2

<b>By Brian Lloyd Duckett</b>Brian Lloyd Duckett is a professional street photographer who runs workshops across the UK and Europe. He shoots exclusively on …

Street Photography and Photographing Children

Imagine, you’re partaking in Pedestrian Sunday at Kensington Market on a sunny summer afternoon in Toronto, Canada, walking around with your Fuji …

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …

This is what history’s most vital subcultures look like now

Over 60 years ago, subcultures began to splinter off from mainstream British society, reflecting radical changes in lifestyle.Generations of post-war …

A suitcase full of photographic wonder

<b>It's not often you are sent a set of pictures that make you gasp, especially ones taken decades ago. Yet here they are, beautiful black and white pictures that have remained hidden, buried in a loft waiting to be brought out into the light.</b><p>These pictures were taken by John Turner, a property …

How Bad is GDPR for Photographers?

The EU has a new data protection law, the so-called GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation, or as we Germans like to call it: …

A Human Science Teacher Who Is Passionate About Capturing The Human Condition In The Streets

Jeffrey De Keyser is a Street Photographer from the Belgian city of Ghent. As he says: “Street photography has the power to capture a small slice of …

Getting Close in Street Photography

Have you ever taken a candid photo of a stranger? What made you do it? There are many different motivations for street photographers. Some like to …

Jonathan Higbee’s Coincidences

Born in 1981, Jonathan Higbee is an American photographer hailing from Missouri but now based in New York City. His work has been exhibited around …

Street Photography

Watching Japan’s King of Tuna Cut Fish is Mesmerizing

Inside the world's largest fish market, a master shows where Tokyo's best sushi comes from.<p>Most days each week, a little drama plays out inside the …

While the city sleeps: London after hours – a photo essay

Photographer Sean Smith captures the city at night, from cabaret stars to road maintenance workers, homeless people to fire wardens<p>In the changing rooms backstage at Proud Cabaret in London, half a dozen performers are crammed together preparing themselves for the evening’s shows. As one liberally …

The dark, gritty underbelly of the post-Soviet east

Petr Barabakaa found his first camera – a battered Kiev 19 SLR – in a skip. Ever since then, the Russian photographer has been making the streets his …

Meet Vivian Cherry: One of the First Female Street Photographers

In the 1940s, as the Second World War raged through Europe, a bustling New York found itself the cultural capital of the world. This was the decade …

Blade runner: a Sheffield scissor maker – in pictures

Photographs by Christopher Thomond Edited by Natasha Rees-Bloor

Black and White Photography of Industrial Northern England

Beginner to Expert: The Ultimate 50 Street Photography Tips for You

My goal of this blog is to share my experience of learning Street Photography myself. Along this road, I wrote many long-form articles on certain …

Photos of the Tsukiji Fish Market

With an area of about 230,000 square meters, Tsukiji fish market is one of the largest fish markets in the world. Inside there are also many …

A nostalgic look at New York’s subway through the eyes of legendary photographer Helen Levitt

By Kenneth Dickerman<p>Kenneth Dickerman<p>Photo editor<p>Email Bio<p>Photo Editor<p>New York is one of the most photographed cities in the world. It is a city that is full of energy and characters that creative types of all kinds are magnetically attracted to. It is also a place where legends are made. One …

New York City

Helen Levitt’s Street Dramas

Helen Levitt (1913-2009) was a photographer with an eye for life’s wonders and disillusionments, which she captured with spirit 
and humor in her …

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Behind the Scenes: The Tons of Craftwork That Went Into Wes Anderson's "Isle of Dogs"

240 sets, 70 artists, 27 animators, 1,000 puppets<p>The reason movies are shot in places like New York, Tokyo or Hong Kong is obvious: Our built-up …

Taking a Walk and Taking Pictures in 1980s New York

Robert Herman’s Kodachromes of 1980s New York City form part of his series of street photography taken from 1978 to 2005. A film student at NYU, …

How to Conquer Hesitation in Street Photography

Downtown LA, 2011Dear friend,Have you ever seen a scene that you wanted to shoot, but hesitated and didn’t take the photo, and later regretted <i>not</i> …

Shocking Photos Of Salford Slums 1969-72

From 1969 to 1972, photographer Nick Hedges took pictures of life in Salford, Greater Manchester. Nick was hired by housing charity Shelter to travel …

Snapshots of British eccentricity – in pictures

David Levenson’s photographs capture the UK at leisure, from royal pageantry and party tricks to sudden rain showers and the odd spot of civil disobedience

How Garry Winogrand captured the everyday drama of American life

Garry Winogrand (1928-84) started as a commercial photographer and found a mission observing life on the streets, leaving many thousands of film …

These street photos perfectly illustrate what the Decisive Moment is

Sometimes, a great photo is all about the Decisive Moment. In his work, Oslo-based photographer Pau Buscató illustrates exactly what it means. He …

Russian gangsters

American photographer Bruce Gilden spent two weeks with ordinary russians in a small provincial town near Yekaterinburg. According to Bruce, this …

#TokyoLife: Where Tradition Meets Modernity

The Imperial Palace<p>Step from Tokyo’s lively streets into the serene East Garden of the Imperial Palace, the residence of Japan’s Emperor. Lush, manicured gardens offer peace and tranquility, beautifully adorning a site that has withstood earthquakes, fire, and war. Stroll the elegant Seimon …