Shooting from the Hip in Photography – How to perfect this Technique

Blending in is one of the most important traits of a good Street Photographer and shooting from the hip is a great technique. Acting invisibly on the street allows us to capture those candid...

What makes a good Picture?

What makes a Good Picture in Photography? My goal as a photographer is not only to express myself within the images I produce but also to present the world and my surroundings in a unique,...

Basic Camera Settings

Do You have a new camera and are a little overwhelmed by all the buttons and functions Your camera offers You? Or do You simply want to know which camera settings could be the...

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...
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...

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...
Photography Basics

Photography Basics

Do You want to share the world around You and Your unique vision with Your friends and family, are You looking for a creative outlet, or want to simply capture some great photographs from...

Improving the Background in Photography

A lot of attention is placed on the foreground of the subject when out on the Street and taking pictures. The background usually isn't one of the first concerns when looking for a good...

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...
Chimping in Photography

Avoid Chimping in Street Photography

Do You look at Your LCD-Screen often after having taken a shot? Do You feel more secure when controlling the exposure and how the shot turned out immediately, rather than waiting? Then You have...