Eric Kim is well known in the street photography world because of his popular website and long term dedication to workshops that bring the elusive art of street photography to people around the world. His trusty Leica MP is always loaded with Kodak Portra 400 but you may be surprised to know he started his street photography career with a Canon 5D DSLR! How has his shooting style and views on photography evolved over the years? Hit the jump and watch the video to find out!
Kai from DigitalRev describes the 8 things that you’re likely to encounter as a street photographer and gives his advice on how to handle them. The tongue-in-cheek video is definitely entertaining but he makes a lot of points that are worth discussion. Hit the jump for the full video and our analysis.
Street photography is a creative pursuit but street photographers are often at the mercy of the whims of the world they record. It’s easy to feel helpless in the face of the randomness and uncertainty of shooting on the street. Joel Sorge talks about finding inspiration in the face of negative influences and rising to the challenge of creativity. Full video after the break.
International street photographer and social media star Eric Kim sits down for a quick video interview where he talks about fear, photography books and why he takes pictures in the first place. He’s one of the nicest guys you’ll meet and his unbridled passion and dedication have contributed greatly to the popularity of street photography in recent the years. Hit the jump to check out the video.
Bruce Gilden is one of the most divisive figures in modern street photography. His “in your face” confrontational style has sparked much debate about the boundaries of art and personal space and it seems people either love him or hate him. A new mini-documentary features Bruce shooting on the streets in New York City. Hit the jump for the full video.