On Failure and Street Photography

Photos in this article are from my “Grandfather” series. “99% of street photography, if not more, is about failure” – Alex Webb Street photography is all about failure. The failure to have the courage to take that one shot. The failure to capture “the decisive moment.” The failure to get a clean background. The failure… Read more about On Failure and Street Photography

“Global Wandering”: Colorful Street Photos from Around the World by Daniel Kramer

Daniel Kramer: These images are part of a street photography book in progress that I’m working on and which I’ve tentatively titled “Global Wanderings.” I’ve gone through one round of editing with Mike Davis and now I’m carefully combing through and digitizing my archives which is both a joy and a pain. Warning: One of the… Read more about “Global Wandering”: Colorful Street Photos from Around the World by Daniel Kramer

Observe Collective Interview #4: David Horton

Eric’s Note: ​OBSERVE is an international photography collective focused primarily on the practice of candid street photography. This week’s feature is David Horton from Boston, Massachusetts.  David Horton: I’m a graphic designer by day, street photographer by accident. After art directing and observing some of the finest commercial photographers in the business for over a decade, I made… Read more about Observe Collective Interview #4: David Horton

Upcoming Street Photography Workshops at Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai, NYC, Istanbul, Toronto, LA, Vancouver, Saigon, Singapore & More!

I’m excited to be part of Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai this year! I still have a few spots open for my Introductory course: “Conquering Your Fear of Shooting Street Photography” (March 13-14th) and my Intermediate/Advanced course: “Discover Your Unique Voice in Street Photography” (March 9-11th). Join me in Dubai and check out my other… Read more about Upcoming Street Photography Workshops at Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai, NYC, Istanbul, Toronto, LA, Vancouver, Saigon, Singapore & More!

6 Lessons Joel Sternfeld Has Taught Me About Street Photography

All photographs in this article are copyrighted by Joel Sternfeld. Joel Sternfeld is one of the most important and influential photographers of this generation. His large-format color work: “American Prospects” was one of the most revolutionary color works of the time– when “serious” art photographers were only using black and white. Inspired by Robert Frank,… Read more about 6 Lessons Joel Sternfeld Has Taught Me About Street Photography

Free Open-Source Online Street Photography Course: “All the World’s a Stage: Introduction to Street Photography”

In the spirit of the “Open Source Photography” approach, I present to you the free online street photography course: “All the World’s a Stage: Introduction to Street Photography.” The majority of this course material was made in 2012, and many of my thoughts and beliefs on street photography have changed since then. However if you… Read more about Free Open-Source Online Street Photography Course: “All the World’s a Stage: Introduction to Street Photography”