Ever since digital photography took off, and street photographers began to convert their equipment from analogue to digital camera bodies and lenses, there has been a rise in the presence of the online photography geek. The geek, or equipment nerd, has been beguiled and wooed by the marketers who are selling prestige rather than tools. […]
While I took this shot three men were shifting around the station. They were on the prowl, looking for a vulnerable individual to exploit. They saw my camera and edged closer, each one coming from a different direction. I found it interesting how they acted like a pack of wolves, preparing to move in, and […]
A Camera Lens that will Up Your Street Photography Game If you love street photography, and treasure your shots, then this lens will improve your street photography, for sure. Ask any good street photographer, and they will tell you that your lens choice is up to you. That’s right. There is a good reason why. Your […]
Visual intent is a must-have mentality of a street photographer when out looking for a good shot. If you just wander around just hoping to see something happen, you probably won’t see much in the way of good street photography material. Photographers look for change that happens before their eyes. Walking, looking, observing, is an […]
Creativity has a weird way of showing us that we just need to push the envelope a little more, and then we discover things about what we do that we couldn’t see happening before.
Getting out into your city to take city street photographs is as much enjoyment and fun as any time of the year. It’s certainly a change of challenge to any photographer to get their head around what’s happened to the trees lining the streets. The people – who make up large parts of our street […]
Berlin is now in its second “Hard-Lockdown”. This means that we can expect the streets to become less populated with residents bobbing around town, shopping – not going to happen. Drinking in public, not allowed. Bars and restaurants lockdown hard until an update is given in January. What does this mean for street photographers in […]
If you go to Potsdamer Platz on a warm sunny day, watch the people moving around, and the structures throw fascinating shadows across the pavements, you’ll find yourself in an endlessly changing world of architecture that not only is made of bricks and mortar, but is seen in the shadows, too. Berlin is a city […]