Street Photography – My Evolution

mickyates Documentary, Falmouth, London, MA, Masters, Photography, Street, Street photography, Travel, United Kingdom Leave a Comment

About 5 years ago, I decided to take street photography a bit more seriously. I got involved with various groups (such as the Leica Meet), attending workshops (Alex Webb amongst others), met current leading UK-based practitioners (Matt Stuart, Nick Turpin, Stephen Leslie, David Gibson, Dougie Wallace), attending conferences (such as Street London) and generally got excited About the same time, I …

The Street Photographer’s Manual – David Gibson

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I recently picked up The Street Photographer’s Manual, by David Gibson. It’s an excellent book, full of practical tips, project ideas and inspirational photo biographies of some of the key exponents of the craft. From the intro on Amazon: Whether dark, edgy or humorous, street photography shows us that daily life can be a little surreal but also gently poignant. …