Capturing the Emotional and Aesthetic: Interview with Street Photographer Tom Young (yotung)

Eric’s Note: This interview was conducted by Alex Coghe, a street photographer based in Mexico City. Check out his upcoming workshops and keep in contact with him!  Alex: I am happy to start a series of exclusive interviews on Eric’s blog with this interview with Tom Young (yotung on Flickr) – a “journeyman” street photographer based… Read more about Capturing the Emotional and Aesthetic: Interview with Street Photographer Tom Young (yotung)

“The Surrealist Manifesto”: Decoding the Composition and Surrealism of Henri Cartier-Bresson by Adam Marelli

(Above image: Henri Cartier-Bresson, Naples, 1960) Adam Marelli, a photographer based in NYC (also doing a street photography workshop with me in NYC [register intent] and Calcutta India [register intent]) recently wrote up an incredible series on composition, surrealism based on the work of Henri Cartier-Bresson. Make sure to bookmark all the pages below (they are… Read more about “The Surrealist Manifesto”: Decoding the Composition and Surrealism of Henri Cartier-Bresson by Adam Marelli

Behind-the-scenes at Jesse Marlow’s “Don’t Just Tell Them, Show Them (Part 3)” Street Photography Exhibition in Melbourne

Title of Exhibition: “Don’t Just Tell Them, Show Them (Part 3)” Fantastic show of In-Public and Oculi member Jesse Marlow at the Anna Pappas Gallery in Melbourne. Links for Jesse Marlow Jesse’s Website Jesse’s In-Public Portfolio Jesse’s Oculi Portfolio Jesse Marlow’s Books His exhibition will be open until May 26th, 2012 in Melbourne at the… Read more about Behind-the-scenes at Jesse Marlow’s “Don’t Just Tell Them, Show Them (Part 3)” Street Photography Exhibition in Melbourne

Streettogs Gallery Talk: The importance of producing a body of work

Eric’s Note: Streettogs Gallery is an on-going feature and intiative by Manila-based street photographer A.G. De Mesa. Click here for more info. AG: This week, let me share to you some thoughts on why having a body of work is important while showing a great work from Kip Praslowicz. After years of studying, looking, and analyzing photographs I… Read more about Streettogs Gallery Talk: The importance of producing a body of work

Support “Theatre of Life”: An Introspection On Society & Technology by Tomasz Lazar

Eric’s Note: Tomasz Lazar, a very talented young street photographer recently has had the honor of being chosen by the  jury of Emphas.is to present his project “Theater of Life” alongside with such great photographer as: Kadir van Lohuizen,Lynsey Addario, Christopher Morris, Paolo Pellegrin, Tomas van Houtryve, Laura El-Tantawy, Carolyn Drake or Joao Pina. Now he is trying… Read more about Support “Theatre of Life”: An Introspection On Society & Technology by Tomasz Lazar

Eric Kim Lightroom Presets

I’ve been working on these presets for a long time. They’re mostly optimized for the Ricoh GR and when shooting with flash— but I figure they will look good with any camera (as long as you shoot in RAW). There are two Lightroom presets included: Eric Kim Color 1600 (gritty, high-contrast color preset) Eric Kim… Read more about Eric Kim Lightroom Presets

Interview With Stu Egan: Founder of Radiate Magazine For Street Photographers

(Above photograph by Charlie Kirk)  Eric’s Note: I am pleased to feature this interview with Stu Egan, the founder and editor of Radiate Magazine – a magazine dedicated to street photography. Stu currently works in London as a book editor and works on Radiate Magazine to help the street photography community and feature talented photographers.… Read more about Interview With Stu Egan: Founder of Radiate Magazine For Street Photographers

Tour of the Camera Museum in Michaels Camera in Melbourne and Photos of My Exhibition

If you live in Melbourne, make sure to check out Michael’s camera for their sweet camera museum (and some of my photos on exhibition!) Also make sure to check out Michael’s Camera for all your film processing, prints, and gear in Melbourne here: http://www.michaels.com.au/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaelscamera Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/michaelscamera YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/petermxxxx I’m heading out to Sydney… Read more about Tour of the Camera Museum in Michaels Camera in Melbourne and Photos of My Exhibition

Donate to “Waiting for Haiti”: A Project To Help Smaller Charities Support People like Renaldo

Eric’s Note: “Waiting For Haiti” is a long-term photography project by photographer Robert Larson that aims to help raise awareness and money to support smaller charities in Haiti. Read the story of Renaldo Fevilien, one of the friends that Robert befriended while in Haiti- and the horrific atrocities that he suffered. *Note that many of… Read more about Donate to “Waiting for Haiti”: A Project To Help Smaller Charities Support People like Renaldo

The Hidden Gem: Street Photography in Chicago by Scott Strazzante (from the Chicago Tribune)

Eric’s Note: I am very pleased to feature the work of Scott Strazzante, a full-time staff photographer with the Chicago Tribune and avid street photographer. Check out how he started in journalism and got into street photography and check out his shots below! Scott: Although, I have been a full time staff photographer since 1987, the… Read more about The Hidden Gem: Street Photography in Chicago by Scott Strazzante (from the Chicago Tribune)

London Festival of Photography 2012

If you are lucky enough to be in London this year, make sure to check out the London Festival of Photography 2012! Above is a teaser promo of the event, and the festival program is now available online. To stay updated about the festival, follow them on Facebook and subscribe to their mailing list!

The Street Collection: A Sale of Affordable Street Photography in Support of PhotoVoice

Eric’s Note: Hey streettogs, I wanted to share this great opportunity hosted by Photovoice, a charity that combines social advocacy and photography! If you have ever wanted to give back to the community (while obtaining some great street photography prints) – check it out! More info below :)  Photovoice: Leading practitioners from across the world have… Read more about The Street Collection: A Sale of Affordable Street Photography in Support of PhotoVoice

Streettogs Gallery Feature: Groupings of Lemuel Chanyungco’s Street Photographs

Eric’s Note: Streettogs Gallery is an on-going feature and intiative by Manila-based street photographer A.G. De Mesa. Click here for more info. A.G.:I’ve been following Lem’s work over at Flickr for quite some time now. He is what I would classify as a classical street photographer with mastery of light, timing, and overall visual design. His terrific use… Read more about Streettogs Gallery Feature: Groupings of Lemuel Chanyungco’s Street Photographs

G-Street Photography Contest Exhibition, April 19th (Thursday) at 6pm at the “No Vacancy Gallery”, QV Building in Melbourne. RSVP today!

Hey guys, if you happen to be in Melbourne (or closeby) check out the exhibition launch of the G-STREET Photography Contest on Thursday, 19 April, 6pm at No Vacancy Gallery, QV Building in Melbourne. Originally I couldn’t make it- but now extending my stay here in Melbourne just so I can attend! Make sure to come out and meet… Read more about G-Street Photography Contest Exhibition, April 19th (Thursday) at 6pm at the “No Vacancy Gallery”, QV Building in Melbourne. RSVP today!