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by Katie Lavesque

Video – Photographing People – How to Talk to Strangers

August 7, 2013

One of the biggest concerns I hear from new and experienced street photographers is the fear of asking strangers permission to photograph them. It’s the old fear of rejection that was drummed into most of us during adolescence. Here’s an excellent video made by photographer Adam Marelli at B&H Photo about this very topic. Check […]

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Drive By Street Portraits

July 22, 2013

Los Angeles photographer, Johnny Tergo, tricked out his pickup truck with a boom mounted strobe in the bed, another strobe on the passenger side, DSLR tethered to a laptop and PocketWizards to capture life on the streets as he sees it happen. It makes sense that this would happen in LA where people practically live […]

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Vern McClish – Featured Photographer

June 29, 2013

I first became aware of the work of Vern Mcclish when I stumbled into the last day of his gallery show in Nelsonville in rural Southern Ohio. It was one of those little happy accidents that I’ll always remember. Having grown up in Appalachian Ohio myself, seeing his work was like time travel, it took […]

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Mark Brereton – Featured Photographer

June 28, 2013

Mark Brereton is a professional photographer in Staffordshire County, England who is also an avid street photographer. Staffordshire is located in central England near Liverpool and Manchester and it’s made up mostly of small towns and suburbs. Unlike large bustling cities like London there is little street life and pedestrian traffic. This can be a […]

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Ronya Galka – Featured Photographer

April 30, 2013

Born and educated in Germany, Ronya moved to London in the early 1990s and it is there that she launched her photography career and developed her own style of urban and street photography, extracting the extraordinary from life around her. The majority of her work is of an urban nature, depicting cityscapes and capturing scenes […]

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Get Published in Street Photography Magazine

April 29, 2013

Here’s your opportunity to publish your images in SPM. Beginning with our second issue, we will include a section that features select images from our Flickr group. If you wish to have your images published in SPM simply join the group and share your favorites.  If your image is selected, we will contact you for […]

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