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21 Street Photography Tips From The Professionals

Some fantastic street photography tips and techniques from PhotoRadar.

“Make the most of the city with your digital camera – 3 of the biggest names in street photography, David Solomons, Matt Stuart, and Nick Turpin offer their advice…

Fantastic street photographs are readily available in every public space, but over-familiarity with our environment means we often miss out on special moments and scenes unfolding in front of us. These tips will help you see those decisive moments and learn to trust your instincts.”

Read the full article here.
Photography by Matt Stuart.

ACP Workshop Black & White: Process, Proof and Scan

October 20, 2009 Leave a comment

Australian Centre For Photography Workshop. November 2009.

Intermediate Course
5 classes / 3 hours per class / 1 class per week

In this hands-on beginners’ short course you will learn how to process film, make contact proofs and be introduced to the magic of the B&W darkroom by Workshop tutor, Michael Waite. You will also learn how to correctly expose your film, analyse your negatives and select images for printing or scanning. Emphasis will be placed on producing a quality scan so you may output a digital print.

More Information Here.

Setting Prices For Your Photography Prints

October 17, 2009 Leave a comment

One of the difficult aspects we come across when deciding to sell our work is, how much should I charge? Christina Dickson of Digital Photography School has a fantastic five step guide to working out how much you should charge for your photographic prints.

Article here.

Photograph by Cameron Gray

Interview With Sam Javanrouh of Daily Dose of Imagery

October 15, 2009 Leave a comment

Just unearthed a fantastic interview by Michael Zhang with one of my favorite modern day photographers, Sam Javanrouh. Sam runs Daily Dose of Imagery, an award winning photoblog in which he uploads a new photograph each day. These are some of the most beautiful commentaries of contemporary life that I’ve come across.

Check out Sam’s work here.

Then check out the interview here.

Photograph by Sam Javanrouh.

Inspirational Street Photography by Richard Bram

October 13, 2009 Leave a comment

Born in Philadelphia in 1952, Richard Bram grew up in Ohio, Utah and Arizona, where he finished High School, College and Graduate School. He earned degrees in Political Science and International Business. A series of jobs led him to Louisville, Kentucky, where, in 1984, he lost his head and decided to pursue photography full-time as a vocation. He built his early career in public relations, public events, performance and portrait work.

After moving to London in 1997, Richard concentrated on street photography and other personal photographic projects. In July of 2008 he returned to the States, now living in the financial District of New York City. His work is in institutional, corporate, and personal collections, including the Bibliothèque Nationale de France and the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography.

View more of Richard’s work here.

Old School Pinhole Camera

Ah, ye old pinhole camera.
Brings back many memories of my early photography classes. Enjoy!

Slit Scan Photography Article

I dabbled with slit scanning techniques in 2008, stumbled upon this interesting article while going through my journals. Great fun, give it a try!