I would like to start off by saying that I have a bi-polar personality. Growing up through grade school a lot of my friends and classmates knew me as a class clown, in fact that’s what I won my senior year in high school…The Class Clown. I loved attention as a child not because I had a lack of attention at home but because of the reactions I’ll get, I enjoyed making people laugh whether they’re laughing at me or with me it didn’t matter.
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Try Street Portraits
If you fear of being rejected by someone on the street or feel uncomfortable taking photos of a stranger without permission, then I suggest you to start off by asking that stranger very kindly if you may make a portrait out of them and explain what it is that you are doing. Whether it was their wardrobe, how intimidating they appear, or their facial expressions that caught your eye it doesn’t hurt to ask someone if you can make a portrait out of them. This is a painless and easy way to create beautiful portraits of people you find interesting. Nine times out of ten they’ll say yes and ask what your objective is. Continue reading “Conquering Your Fear in Street Photography”
Bring Your Camera Everywhere
Here is advice my #1 for street photography. Always carry your camera with you, have in your hands or dangling from your neck…Always have your camera with you! Even if you were to just walk across the street to the convenient store to grab something real quick, you never know what may catch your eye and you’ll be sorry had you seen something interesting but you were too lazy to bring your camera.
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