Street Photography

How to Take Better Pictures

1. Get very low.<p>Put your camera on the ground and shoot from the perspective of an ant. Or lie on your stomach or back.<p>If you shoot with a phone, …

Eric Kim

Why Are You Dissatisfied With Your Photography?

Theories:<p>You’re dissatisfied that you don’t have as many likes or followers on social media, when compared to your friends, or other photographers …

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Dear friend, I want to give you some practical ideas on “buying happiness”—via buying experiences, not gear and stuff.

Dear friend,<p>I want to give you some practical ideas on “buying happiness”—via buying experiences, not gear and stuff.<p>Why I love to travel<p>Let me break …

Eric Kim

Why I Like to Take Selfies

I think selfies are the best pictures you can take. Why?<p>First of all, you’re not hurting anybody else. In street photography, you might piss off your …

Eric Kim

Dynamic symmetry: The genius of Henri Cartier-Bresson's composition

Henri Cartier-Bresson—the father of modern day street photography and master of the candid shot—was obsessive about the 'geometry' in his …

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Sasikumar Ramachandran From India Inspires Us With A Great Passion For Street Photography

Sasikumar Ramachandran is from Chennai, India. He is a Visual Designer by profession. Sasi shoots the real flavor of Indian street photography in a …

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My Life As an Unlikely Instagram Addict

When I decided to post a picture a day, it revolutionized how I see the world.<p>About a year ago I got fed up with Facebook.<p>More precisely, I got fed up with myself: Compulsive that I am, I was logging on five or six times a day, until it became less and less a pleasure and mostly just a mindless …

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Photography Is Something Like Wrapping A Gift

Article By: Prashanth Swaminathan<p>Filmmaking is presenting truth with the filmmaker’s view about the truth. Photography laid the foundation for this …

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How are you going to celebrate World Photography Day?

For all photographers, August 19 is known as World Photography Day. Well, this calls for a celebration, right? On behalf of myself and DIYP team, I …

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HAPTICLABS Kyoto Visual Diary IV

Today, had the pleasure of going to Honke Owaria (oldest Soba Restaurant in Kyoto), and meeting up with Sean Lotman, one of our good friends, and one …

Eric Kim

Bruce Gilden Explains What Makes a Great Street Photograph

<i>Screenshot taken from the video</i><p>Magnum photographer Bruce Gilden himself spent decades perfecting his signature style of filling the frame with candid …

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Candid Cuba

Traveling from Berlin to Havana, Jo Fischer planned on photographing the gay and transsexual scene but the photos that he shot during his time there …

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Does Photography Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life?

Dear friend,<p>Why do you make photos… to make pretty photos to get a lot of likes on the gram, or to find more personal fulfillment, and meaning in …

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5 Mexican Photographers You Need To Know

<i>19″Maybe I do not have the lynx eye</i><p><i>Cartier-Bresson talked about,</i><p><i>I'm more rested,</i><p><i>I'm staying with what's there,</i><p><i>static.”</i><p>Graciela Iturbide<p>Mexico has a …

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Taking 30 Street Portraits of Complete Strangers in 2 Hours

In this 4-minute video by Wex Photographic, street photographer Matt Higgs takes up the challenge of capturing 30 street portraits of complete …

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Any Answers: Joel Meyerowitz

In 1962, Joel Meyerowitz quit his job in advertising after seeing Robert Frank at work. A native New Yorker, he became known for his early colour …

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How to Defuse Confrontations in Street Photography

What do you do if someone gets pissed off with you taking a picture of them?<p><i>More street photography tips in STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION.</i><p>Here are some …

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Why Are We So Obsessed With the “New New Thing”?

I’m the first to admit, I’m the biggest sucker to GAS (gear acquisition syndrome).<p>Why? I cannot speak for you, but these are my thoughts:<p>I seek to be …

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How To Choose The Right Street Photography Lens For You?

Street photography, much like landscapes, nature and wildlife is generally a solo hobby niche for photographers. You can go out on the streets and …

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Intersections in Street Photography

There is an old adage – “Life is a journey – and not a destination”. I think a lot of photographers would agree that photography can borrow the same …

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Photographers Every Highsnobiety Reader Should Know: William Klein

William Klein burst onto the photography scene in the mid-1950s with a series of photobooks focusing on the streets and inhabitants of four of the …

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Breaking down masterful composition of Henri Cartier-Bresson's photos

We can learn a lot about photography by observing and analyzing the works of the masters. Henri Cartier-Bresson is one of my favorite photographers …

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The Woman Who Invented Robert Capa

Gerta Pohorylle was born in 1910 in Stuttgart, from a middle-class Jewish Galician family. She attended a Swiss boarding school, where she learned …

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Kel Donaldson On Photographing People and Emotions

<i>I met Kel Donaldson my first night of a week-long photography workshop in Mexico with Maggie Steber. She and I were both super excited to be there,</i> …

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Photography things to do this weekend: August 18-20th 2017

<b>Looking for photography things to do this weekend? Each week, we be highlight exhibitions and events that are ideal for photographers and photography</b> …

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Through My Subcontinent – Street Photography Series By Indian Photographer Rahul Rishi

I love to show than to speak. ‘Through my Subcontinent’ are the images which I captured when I was free after my college days & also in the …

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Fuji X100F Review | Martin Andreasson Photography

Posted by solamnus on 14 Aug 2017 / 0 Comment<p>Hi, this is my Fujifilm X100F review. I thought this would be a good time to share some thoughts about …

Cameras

Film Photography and Street Photography Workshops, London 25/08/17 - Book your place now

<b>Next Friday the 25th of August 2017</b> I will be in London running a film photography workshop. Straight after there is a street photography workshop …

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Why Computational Photography is so Revolutionary

What is computational photography, and why should you care? And how can it help your photography?<p>To start off, I don’t know much about computational …

Eric Kim

Which Photos Should I Keep or Ditch?

The hardest thing about being a modern photographer: deciding which photos to keep or ditch.<p>For help to keep or ditch your shots, join ERIC KIM FORUM.<p>…

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