Black & White Photography Tips

20 Tips for Black & White Photography

Black & White Photography is one classic form of displaying the world. Although the reality is vibrant and colorful, reducing it on the monochrome tonality can bring out a whole different character. Were early...
Zone Focusing

How-To Zone-Focus in Street Photography

Do You wonder how Street Photography can be such a fast genre where You have to take the perfect shot in a fraction of a second, but also have to get the focus spot...

Improve the Background in Photography

As Street Photographers, a lot of our focus is dedicated to our subjects and everything in front of them. But what lies behind them deserves our attention as well. With a background that is...
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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...

Night Street Photography

Shooting Street Photography at Night Photography as the capturing of light is regarded as a discipline that is done normally during the day when the sun shines bright and everything is well-lit. How can Night Street...
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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...

Directing Eyes With Leading Lines in Photography

In photography, there is some hidden attraction that leads us to interesting places in a photograph. We aren't really sure what it is that makes us stick to that picture, but sure it stands...
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Long Exposure and Street Photography

I already wrote an article about flash photography including some tips and tricks. This time I want to take it a little further and explain how to combine unusual long exposure times around 1/10s...
Starting a Blog

How To Start a Photography Blog in 2018

Around a year ago, I was starting a photography blog of my very own work as a platform to present my photos in the way I want and not the way social media platforms...

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...