Returned to London today, although my legs really hurt from yesterday’s walking. Was more successful—in that I managed more photos—and no-one gave me a hard time. Think I still have some missing from the set; and it is difficult to hang it all together as I wanted to.Read More »
Starting to do research on street photography Found a number of websites giving information, which I hopefully will get time to reference properly in the preparation for assignment 2.
Just watched a video on dpreview about photographing buildings/public spaces in London – from the London Street Photography Festival—all six photographers were stopped/cautioned by building security. In three instance police were called. Police and photographers accepted the fact that as long as you were on public property, the filming of private property was lawful. Conclusion—be aware of where the street starts, be polite and carry on!
The link is available at dpreview or at Erik Kim’s blogsite. There’s loads more interesting stuff on street at Erik Kim’s street photography blog; so it is really worth bookmarking this link; and dpreview is useful site for reviews on cameras, lenses and other resources. There is also a really good forum there.Read More »