I am convinced: street photography is the supreme form of photography.

Also — photography as the most interesting and noble form of art-creation for us visual-artists/streettogs:

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Street photography is everywhere.

First of all, street photography is everywhere. No boundaries.

Street photography as a fun game

To practice street photography composition is fun! For example this RICOH GR III street photograph, holding my camera up super high, and shooting pointing downwards:

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Or another street photograph — experimenting with super-low angles, and composition:

Social commentary via street photography

Street photography sociology: you ain’t just making pretty photos, you are also making social commentary:

Empathy

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Also with street photography — you gain empathy for people. For example, the above restaurant worker who is exhausted and taking a nap.

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Everyday life and reality becomes more interesting and beautiful!

The biggest problem in modern times:

We see our lives as so boring, basic, and we fall into existential dread.

We try to fill this empty hole with drugs, alcohol, TV shows, movies, social media, video games, porn, etc. But perhaps life is far more interesting with street photography:

The ultimate ACTIVE form of photography which gets you out in the REAL WORLD, to take REAL RISKS, and to make art-work while you’re at it!

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