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By RE Casper | In association with StreetPX, a Photography Podcast. A digital mashup of articles discovered on the photographic study of the human condition. Street photography, Documentary photography and Photojournalism. www.StreetPX.com

Testing RAW vs JPEG Recoverability with the Fuji X-Pro2

We’ve all done it. The inadvertent over exposed sidewalk shot. Our cameras held low at our sides, or clipped in on a shoulder strap. We turn and take …

Mike Kirschner began his creative path photographing the iconic musical artists’ of San Francisco’s psychedelic rock scene. As a result, from the …

DOCUMENTARY PHOTOG - Oil Boom Boys

North Dakota has been at the center of conversations surrounding a more energy efficient America. The state sits above a 200,000 square foot rock …

Oil

Incredible Vintage Photographs That Capture Inside a Saigon Opium Detox Clinic in 1949

In 1949, <i>LIFE</i> ran a photo essay depicting life in Saigon, Vietnam. The images featured candid, picturesque snapshots of life during the city's bygone …

Ho Chi Minh City

Photo Essay: A Day in the Sulfur Mines of Kawah Ijen

At the eastern end of the island of Java lies the active volcano of Kawah Ijen. Here men work in perilous conditions to extract suffer from the …

Photo Essay: The Homeless Children on the Streets of Kitale, Kenya

It’s five o’clock in the morning, and a cold mist lies upon the small Kenyan town of Kitale. Only if you walk around the empty town at the break of …

Africa

Photo essay: A day with women and children in Chad

Recently I was in Chad, documenting the work of an NGO that provides food and education for impoverished areas during difficult times. While there, I …

On the road of bones

<b>Photographer Jacob Aue Sobol has recently returned from the latest leg of his journey along the notorious Kolyma Highway in Russia, documenting the frozen landscape and the communities that he found along the way.</b><p>The route is known as the "road of bones", named after the thousands of gulag …

Street Photography

F**k Photojournalism: It’s Time for the Industry to Change Before It Dies

If you were to ask me whether or not I was surprised that there is another scandal in the photojournalism community, I would reply with a resounding …

Photojournalism

Never Before Seen Diane Arbus Photographs Will Be Unveiled

Previously unseen Diane Arbus photographs are about to get a public eye, and will be unveiled at the Levy Gorvy gallery in New York City. The iconic …

Jewish Culture

Why Street Photography Matters in 2017

“Street photography is dead”, declare forum threads and thinkpieces far and wide. The Internet and phone cameras have watered the quality down. The …

EP38 - Street Photography and Homelessness with Jean-Benoit Levy, Matthew Gerry, TJ Johnston

Today on StreetPX, we have a full house, as Visual Artist Jean-Benoit Levy, Matthew Gerring from StreetSheet and TJ Johnston from the Coalition on …

New York Times is More than Doubling Its Day Rate for Photographers: Report

In the <i>New York Times</i> 2020 Report about the future of the journalism at the <i>Times</i>, the paper put this point first: <b>“The report needs to become more</b> …

Subway • Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson | Subway New York City, USA. 1980. © Bruce Davidson | Magnum Photos<p>Since the ground was broken, New York City’s subway system has been …

Street Photography

StreetPX is LIVE at Streetfoto 2017 – StreetFoto

StreetPX is coming to Streetfoto 2017!<p>Today, we are excited to announce the addition of <b>StreetPX</b> to the festival.<p>Mark your calendars and join our SPX …

Walking

Gritty Street Photos of Tokyo in the 70s and 80s

"When the last trains in Tokyo are gone, along with the businessmen and women, students, and the workers of restaurants and bars, Tokyo is deserted, and the 'other face of Tokyo' emerges," writes photographer Masatoshi Naito about his photo book.<p><i>All photos by Masatoshi Naito, courtesy of Super Labo.</i><p>…

Japan

StreetFoto – StreetFoto San Francisco. An international street photography festival.

Street Photographers are coming to San Francisco<p>June 5-11, 2017<p>JUST CONFIRMED: BRUCE GILDEN MAGNUM WORKSHOP!<p>StreetFoto San Francisco is gearing up …

Street Photography

This Photographer Is Documenting Survivors Of Gun Violence In The U.S.

In her bold new book, SHOT, Kathy Shorr puts human faces at the center of a contentious issue.<p>In 2015 alone, the national homicide rate in the United …

EP37 - Stealing Moments with Your Eyes - Interview with Pedro Lange Churión

Documentarian and professor, Pedro Lange Churión, joins StreetPX today to discuss his craft, his inspirations and his large-format photography …

The week's best photojournalism

People gather around a dead humpback whale that washed up on a beach in New York. | (<i>REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</i>)<p>A mass marriage ceremony in Bhopal, India. …

Untethered: Two photographic series, made fifty years apart, that explore adolescence

Has anything really changed for teenagers since the 1970s? Have five decades made any impact on the way young people are, and how they see the world? …

Design

Voyeuristic street photography series documents everyday life in Israel

I believe that street photography is one of the best ways of portraying the true collective spirit of a place. After all, people make a place what it …

Street Photography

Check out the incredible cultural diversity of Ethiopia in this beautiful photo essay.

When in Ethiopia, say “<i>salaamno</i>“, smile widely, and be prepared to be welcomed with open arms and hearts by the people of this beautiful country. …

The Death of Digital Photography as We Know It

As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia—manufacturers need …

Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable

Decades before digital technology transformed how we make and see pictures, American photographer Garry Winogrand made hundreds of thousands of them …

“Don’t Blink – Robert Frank” — a documentary on the photographer

“I hate to be photographed. I can’t stand to be pinned in front of a camera. I do that to people, I don’t like it done to me,” photographer Robert …

The Fujifilm X Pro 2 and Fujifilm X-T2 Are Getting Massive Updates

One of the absolute best things that every Fujifilm X Pro 2 and Fujifilm X-T2 owner can say about their camera is that with every firmware update, it …

Ali Choudhry's Portraits Convey Edgy Characters in Everyday People

<i>All images by Ali Choudhry. Used with permission.</i><p>“I started photography about 7 years ago when my partner gifted me a camera for Christmas.” …