Create more Emotional Photography

What is the reason for you to take pictures, to wander through the streets of your city for hours and being on the lookout for interesting scenes? I emphasized a lot of times, that...

Photography Focus Techniques

1 Find the right Focus for your Street Photography When I think back to the beginning of my Street Photography "career" there was nothing more frustrating than seeing a beautiful scene, composing it and overcoming...
ISO in Photography

The ISO in Photography

The ISO in photography is an often overlooked part when it comes to creating the perfect image. It is often seen as a technical detail that isn't very interesting. Yet, the ISO as one...
Street Photography E-Books

Street Photography E-Books You Should have Read

Do You want to improve in Street Photography or simply are searching for some inspiration? Then Street Photography E-Books are a great source to fulfill Your needs. Thanks to dedicated writers, there are a lot...
Photography Major

Is a Photography Major suitable for You?

Did You just graduate high school, have a camera and are interested in Photography? If Your goal is to become a professional photographer and make money off of Your hobby, then going for a Photography...
Street Photography Berlin Sebastian Jacobitz

Figure To Ground in Photography

In the last article, I claimed that the staged pictures of Steve McCurry don't have any educational value because they are artificial and scripted. While the content themselves doesn't have much to learn about, there...
Street Photography Berlin Sebastian Jacobitz

Understanding Aesthetic Pictures

In the previous article Talent vs Training I claimed that anybody can practice improving their ability to see interesting scenes and create aesthetic pictures. Recently I got a message complimenting that they liked my pictures, but unfortunately...
Overcome Your Fear

Overcome Your Fear in Street Photography

Street Photography is more than a simple craft of Photography. As a genre, it is greatly dependent on Your personality and Your psychological strength. To fully enjoy Street Photography, You have to get rid...
Street Photography Berlin Sebastian Jacobitz

Bringing Depth to your pictures – Layering

Photos are a two-dimensional reproduction of a three-dimensional reality. To maintain an interesting narrative it is essential to draw your viewer into the scene by creating different layers in photography. Having him stand far away...

The Art of Storytelling In Photography

Dear reader, I have written a lot of times, that Storytelling is one of the most important factors in Photography. A picture without a story is just a superficial picture. Without a story, the...