Interview with Founding Member of Honolulu Street Photography Collective – Ian Hunt

Hi Ian thanks for doing this. where do you live and how does this influence your photography? I was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. Other than the three years I spent in Reno Nevada, this has been my home. I think that where I live has had the greatest influence on where I shootContinue reading “Interview with Founding Member of Honolulu Street Photography Collective – Ian Hunt”

The Future of NFTs and How It Benefits The Street Photographer

The digital world is here and there’s no turning back. The pandemic propelled platforms like Zoom, TikTok and NFTs, the novel cryptocurrencies. I remember hearing about Bitcoin in 2013 and thought, ”this doesn’t make any sense…this is worthless!” Truthfully, I just did not do enough research to understand digital economy nor did I know anyoneContinue reading “The Future of NFTs and How It Benefits The Street Photographer”

10 Reasons Why I love Shooting Street Photography

1. Street Photography is a Challenge Street photography is always a challenge. It requires skills such as timing, reaction, awareness, being able to anticipate, visualizing a scene, being brave, being sly, a little luck, and so many more to make a photo. I always make the analogy that street photography is like fishing…some days you’llContinue reading “10 Reasons Why I love Shooting Street Photography”

10 Skills (not gear) You Need To Make Good Photographs

Stop lusting over which camera you should get next (or simply G.A.S…gear acquisition syndrome). Your camera is just a tool to do the work, it probably only makes up 10% of the finished product. You can shoot the streets candidly with any camera, a Leica, a Sony, a Canon, an iPhone, a Olympus, a Nikon,Continue reading “10 Skills (not gear) You Need To Make Good Photographs”

Hawaii Street Photography

Aloha, When most people think of street photography they think you must shoot in areas where there’s chaos of people, rich in history, or plentiful of colors. Some countries/cities that are on the top of most street photographers list to shoot in are India, Japan, London, New York, Coney Island, LA, San Francisco,  and Cuba. Hawaii isContinue reading “Hawaii Street Photography”

Starting off in Street photography

Starting off in Street photography By Tim Huynh Bring Your Camera Everywhere Here is my number one advice to aspiring street photographers. Always carry your camera with you, have it in your hands or dangling from your neck…

Street Photography Tips (before heading out onto the streets)

Hello aspiring street photographer. I’ve noticed there are so many blogs with tips on street photography while you’re already out shooting. Instead, let me share my experiences, (bias) opinion, and advice before you even hit up the streets. Do your research Research the location you’ll be shooting in. What’s the environment like? Is it aContinue reading “Street Photography Tips (before heading out onto the streets)”

What I learned traveling and photographing in Havana

It Takes Time to Feel Comfortable Prior to landing in Havana, Cuba, I heavily did my research on the city. Is it safe? Is there internet? Are the people nice? Tourist reviews? Crime rate? Things to do? Where to go? Asked friends who’ve traveled to Havana about their experiences. For the most part, friends andContinue reading “What I learned traveling and photographing in Havana”

Why I Enjoy Shooting Street Photography

You’re in Control… Mid-way through the first month of the new year, I reflected back on my street photography. The true joy of shooting the streets is being able to recognize a moment whether, surreal, comical, interesting, strange and to anticipate the moment and act upon. There’s a feeling of ownership when you’re able toContinue reading “Why I Enjoy Shooting Street Photography”