7 Tips How to Conquer Your Fear of Shooting Street Photography

If you’ve ever wanted to shoot a photograph on the streets, but was nervous or hesitated, try these practical tips and techniques out:

  1. What is the worst case scenario?
  2. Assume everyone is your friend
  3. Convert fear into excitement
  4. Ask for permission
  5. “Pretend like I’m not here”
  6. Photograph their hands
  7. Compliment your subject

For a more in-depth lecture on how to conquer your fear of shooting street photography, watch the video below:

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