You’re in a public place. Then there is something that you find very interesting. It can be a person’s behavior, the shape, or the color of an object. Then you open your cellphone camera and take a picture. Without realizing it, you have become a street photographer. Congratulations and Welcome!
So, what is Street -Photography about?
The definition of street photography is a photo made within a public place. Taken candidly and in a natural manner. Performed for art but still contains a message that describes an event or about the state of a place. Most street photos are shot at defining moments so framing and timing are important aspects.
Another important aspect of street photography is the law. Every place has laws in effect. And everyone is obliged to obey it. A street photographer is obliged to know the applicable laws before shooting somewhere. Laws regarding privacy, property, and security procedures are laws that are often associated with photographing in public places.
Want to discover a new world of fun in taking pictures? Try Street Photography!