Wednesday, 28 August 2019

Street London, candid mono


The street photography genre is usually shown as contrasty black and white photos, so I have chosen a few of mine and given them this treatment. You also need to find 'a moment' that lifts the photo a little out of the ordinary. Not easy!

The image above seemed to me to be 'made' by the pigeon strutting along. Those below were careful captures of 'the moment': when the man was just at the right spot with the graffitied 'angel wings' behind, and an intimate moment between lovers. I was smiling at where he has his hand!


I came across a pro photographer taking a model shoot, with the stylist watching. It seemed a good opportunity to catch a shot and I liked the triangle the three figures make.


I didn't quite get the focus right on the one below, but I like the 'meeting and yet not meeting' within it.


5 comments:

  1. Some really good street photos here.

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  2. These are wonderful, Jenny! You have a great eye!

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  3. It's the second to last one that appeals most to me.

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  4. Yes one can see that the girl in black is really fighting to get free...........!!

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  5. They are all really nice scenes, I like the one with the angel wings the best.

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