For me candid street photography is one of the most difficult genre because I need to be fast and at the same time don’t disturb the scene, and I must have courage to talk with people if I get noticed.
Here are four ways how I shot candidly, without being noticed:
Street photography, and photography in general, is my passion and street photography helped me. It gave me purpose in life … More
I’ve always been curious on finding a magic formula to take good photos and realized that what makes a good photograph is subjective. What I personally consider a good photograph might not necessary be a good photograph for others.
In according to me there are different things that makes a good photograph, like:
Lately I asked to myself what is the purpose of street photography, I’m according to me the answer lies not in the generic definition of street photography (found on Wikipedia), but in my personal definition of it, my personal vision. It’s a very personal question, everybody has a different answer.
Here is a list of some practical tips to break through my photographer block:
The best thing I did during my street photography journey was to define street photography for myself, that means that I didn’t followed all the rules imposed by the masters, I just experimented and found what works for me. I don’t worry how others use to shoot street photography and don’t worry about getting lots of likes on my photos online.
Here is a list of things that works for me in street photography, my personal ‘rules’:
Why do I shoot street photography?
In this article I will write some personal reasons why I shoot street photography and take photographs.
I’m not a street photographer, I never have defined myself a street photographer. I’m a photographer of common objects, I’m trying to capture beauty in the mundane, capturing banal objects on the streets and people doing normal things. But I don’t photograph only this thinghs, I capture every objects that I find beautiful and interesting.
Street photography is wrongly associated by being shoot only on the streets or where people are. But, in according to me, it is wrong. To me street photography is capturing humanity everywhere even in different places from the streets and even without capturing people.
Everyday I’m grateful to have the gift of sight that allows me to observe everything.