50mm Street Photography: What Makes It Great (+ Tips)

A Post By: Simon Ringsmuth There’s a longstanding debate about whether 50mm street photography is the right way to go, or if wider lenses are a better choice. Most people who practice street photography prefer lenses with a broader field of view like 35m or 28mm, but that doesn’t mean 50mm is useless. Far from it, in fact. There are many good reasons to choose … Continue reading 50mm Street Photography: What Makes It Great (+ Tips)

Street Photography

The art of capturing a scene in a public place, particularly on the street, is called street photography. Many of these types of photographs are also considered to be candid in nature, usually unstaged and shot spontaneously. Depending on the country, there are certain consent laws to take into account when taking photos of people in public. Being aware of what these laws are in … Continue reading Street Photography

5 Exercises to Improve Your Street Photography

Do you want to capture amazing street photography, but you just feel like you’re not good enough? Don’t worry, because this article is going to give you five fantastic street photography exercises that are guaranteed to improve your street photography. It’ll provide you with the tools you need to take amazing street photos. Let’s get started. 1. Find a scene and stand in place for … Continue reading 5 Exercises to Improve Your Street Photography

What is Street Photography? – An Introductory, How-To Guide for Beginners and Intermediates -James Maher

What is Street Photography? Street photography at its essence means candid photography of people and humanity. A street photograph has to be a real, unposed moment. However, the term itself is inherently unclear and clunky. For instance, a person does not have to be in a photo for it to be considered a street photograph. Trying to define street photography is almost like trying to … Continue reading What is Street Photography? – An Introductory, How-To Guide for Beginners and Intermediates -James Maher

Complete Guide to Street Photography for Beginners

Street photography is one of the most challenging but at the same time one of the most rewarding genres of photography. Documenting people in their everyday environment is not easy – it requires patience, hard work and sometimes even some bravery to be able to approach and photograph complete strangers. In this article, we will take a close look at what street photography is, how … Continue reading Complete Guide to Street Photography for Beginners