market stall with a devil sculpture

Limber Up Before You Take Street Photos

In my eBook “100 Top Street Photography Tips” there is Number 81 and it’s called “Limber Up.” I don’t think anyone will misunderstand it to the extent of physically stretching and bending before taking their camera equipment out on to the street. That’s because it’s one of several “Psychological Tips,” mental insights, tricks, approaches to … Read more

couple walking hand in hand

An Evening Walk Down Oxford Street

I’m going to tell you a secret. I have a habit of stockpiling these blog posts, writing several of them in advance, then sometimes scheduling them to appear, automatically, on successive weekends. But habits are meant to be broken, especially if you’re a street photographer, and today I’m bringing you the latest crop of images. … Read more

Woman pointing

No, It’s Not That Way, It’s This Way

There’s always a possibility of getting a good shot when someone points in one direction but the person with them insists on looking elsewhere. It’s a scenario that seems very typical, revealing the reluctance of human beings to consider suggestions unless they already agree with them. The featured image (above) shows just such an incident. … Read more