Street Photography

How to Stand Out as a Photographer

Do you value yourself as a photographer? Do you value your photos? Do you value yourself?<p>Problem: many photographers talk down on themselves.<p>For …

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Street Photography Tactics

To advertise the new STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION, here are some empowering street photography tactics you can add to your street photography toolbelt:<p>…

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STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION

By popular demand, we dedicated many hours and cups of coffee to present to you STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION.<p>For those who prefer to read on their …

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STREET NOTES: Your Photos are DOPE.

STREET NOTES:<br>Your street photos are dope.<p>Even if you live in a boring city, don’t mope<br>Just play in the streets; be a misanthrope.<p>Always get ready</i> …

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There Are No Good or Bad Photos

Dear friend,<p>A pretty radical idea I have: I don’t think there are any objectively “good” or “bad” photos– it is all interpretation.<p>1. Why do you care …

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How to Fight Friction in Your Photography

The hardest thing as a photographer or artist: how to fight the friction or “resistance” of reality.<p>I. Frictionless camera<p>A tip to make more photos: …

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How to Unlock Your Photographic Potential

Dear friend,<p>You’re like kinetic energy– infinite untapped energy. Why do you hold yourself back?<p>Ideas to unlock your inner-creative genius:<p>1. Ignore …

Eric Kim

Make More Than You Take

I don’t know the secret to becoming rich, successful, or happy– but I do know that for myself, <b>giving more than I take has helped me tremendously.</b><p>The …

Eric Kim

My Journey into Street Photography and Fujifilm

What inspired me to pick up my camera and hit the streets? Long story short, for me it was the birth of my daughter back in 2013 and a photographic …

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Carrying cameras on the street

Street photography obviously requires a camera; and the easiest way to get used to carrying your camera on the street is, well, simply to carry it on …

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Italia

One of Sweden’s most respected and awarded photographs, Martin Bogren exhibits Italia at Fotografiska, a photographic series which is also a photo …

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Choosing Kit

For years, I used to get angry with people who said, “It really doesn’t matter what camera you use.” I thought, “Well, it’s all very well for you, …

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Why You Shouldn’t Go Into Debt For Your Photography

Dear friend,<p>Practical advice: don’t go into debt for your photography.<p>Debt is slavery<p>We can’t control that modern society is capitalist. But we can …

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The 5 Minute Photographer

Dear friend,<p>A lot of us have little time. What if we were able to be more creative, and be more fulfilled in our photography, in just 5 minutes a day?<p>…

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Untitled / Unmastered

<i>Photographer Matthew Wylie was a finalist in our Street Photography Awards 2016. Speaking with him about his recent work, we were struck by the minute details, careful observation and happenstance occurrences that led to a few of our favorite photographs in this series. Below, Wylie sets the scene</i> …

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Myanmar Through The Eyes Of A Local – Street Photography Series By Sai Htin Linn Htet

I am Sai Htin Linn Htet, a street photographer from Myanmar/Burma who wake up and end each day with the thought of street photography. The concept of …

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Why You Must Grow as a Photographer and Artist

Dear friend,If you’re not growing in your photography, you’re dying.Why grow?Kyoto, 2015Okay, so my theory: all life is about growth.For example, …

Martin Parr

Cinematic Cuba: Classic cars, old city streets and Cuban spirit captured by Stijn Hoekstra

After visiting Cuba last year, it will forever hold a special place in my heart. Alongside its beautiful beaches, vibrant music scene and …

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HENRI NECK STRAP: Decisive Moments Keep Falling in My Lap

HENRI NECK STRAP <br>Decisive moments keep falling in my lapERIC KIM x HENRI NECK STRAP // Portrait by Benjamin ThompsonHenri neck strap<br>My mind inspired, …

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7 Italian Social Photographers You Need to Know

This whole idea about writing a post about Italian Photographers came to me after watching this video about a book that revolves around a group of …

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Life in the City: Michael Wolf’s Major Retrospective at Les Rencontres d’Arles 2017

Michael WolfThe phrase “street photography” comes loaded with expectations—which is what makes Michael Wolf’s always-original bodies of work an important reminder of why the world’s streets continue to captivate our attention.The phrase “street photography” comes loaded with meaning, expectations …

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Oliver Krumes: Street Photographer

<b>Street photography has long been regarded as a niche, therefore not getting the attention it truly deserves. Although the genre is slowly and</b> …

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Photography Exhibitions On Now in London

Photography exhibitions are a great way to learn more about Photography. For exploring what you love and what you'd like to hang on your walls and …

Martin Parr

SHiMA: A Journey Along Japan’s Coasts

In his book <i>Chroniques japonaise</i>, the French travel writer Nicolas Bouvier transcribed what seems to be the first written evidence of foreigners arriving in Japan. It was the year 1543 and the meeting occurred on the southern island of Tanegashima. Witnessing the event, the local bonze [the master …

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What Hairstylists Know About Domestic Violence

Manhattan hairstylist Chris Mitchell says his clients talk to him about all sorts of things. Sometimes the conversation is light: what they should …

Bill Cunningham

Most Influential Photographers

A list of Eric Kim’s favorite and most influential photographers in history, who have influenced him:<p>High contrast, gritty black and white<p>It started …

Martin Parr

The Suffering of Light

<i>The Suffering of Light</i> is the first comprehensive monograph charting the career of acclaimed American photographer Alex Webb. Gathering some of his …

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VIVIAN MAIER

VIVIAN MAIER,<br>you’re one of my photo heroes: you shot until the day you retired<br>Without fame or accolades<br>Rather you shot to take the pain of everyday …

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