Zone focusing is one of the most powerful tools for street photographers looking for the “decisive moment”. It’s easy to do with true manual focus lenses but a bit of a challenge with an AF camera like the X100V. My 8 minute workshop will get you through the tricky parts! Hit the jump for the video workshop!
I’ve been shooting for over 30 years and at this point in my life I can afford just about any camera I like. So why am I still shooting with a humble little X100V for street photography? This little camera has a lot going for it but there’s one thing that has me hooked! Hit the jump to read all about it!
The Magnum Square Print Sale is back for another round with signed archival prints from your favorite Magnum photographers for only $100 bucks! The theme for this sale is The Unexpected and photographers were asked to submit images that celebrate the unpredictability of life. Hit the jump to see my favorite pics from the sale!
One of the best parts of running this site is that I get to meet all kinds of street photographers from around the world. Some are the big name Magnum types that everyone has heard of but I also enjoy talking to everyday folks like you and me that are drawn to shooting on the street. We The Street is a new series dedicated to sharing these stories. Hit the jump to watch Episode #3!
I’ve been shooting with the Ricoh GR III for the past few months and I can tell you it definitley lives up to the hype. It’s small, stealthy and produces amazing images but is this the ultimate street photography camera? My Ricoh GR III street photography review has the answer. Hit the jump for more!
Every street photographer has their favorite focal length lens. Bresson shot with 50mm, Alex Webb is a 35mm guy and Winnogrand was fond of 28mm. I’m normally a 35mm shooter but when the Fuji 16mm f2.8 was announced I couldn’t wait to give it a try! Is this going to be your next street photography lens? Hit the jump for my Fuji 16mm f2.8 street photography review to find out!
Ever wonder what it’s like to shoot street with me? I spent a couple hours on the street with my friend Lintaro and his video camera captured all the gorey details! We checked out some of my favorite shooting spots in downtown Toronto and talked about street photography the whole time. Great way to spend an afternoon even if his camera makes me look extra fat!! Hit the jump to watch the video!
No camera in recent memory has created as much buzz as the Sony A7iii but how does it hold up as a dedicated street photography camera? I spent the last three months shooting Sony A7iii street photography and I was largely impressed but there are a few things you should know before you spend your hard earned money on this little guy. Hit the jump for my Sony A7iii street photography review!