To walk, explore, and traverse the streets, the imagination dips in and out of light and shadow, objects loom, then pass as my feet march through time. The city is time. The people are time. They all know it, they watch it, and I watch it too. I have a machine that captures time. Stop and […]
The creative process can be a deceptive thing. Sometimes we end up with a happy accident that reflect exactly what we were looking for. The mind, well known for playing tricks on the eyes, can fool you into believing that what you are looking at is nothing but a pile of stone, a bunch of […]
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 […]