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An Evening Walk Down Oxford Street

I’m going to tell you a secret. I have a habit of stockpiling these blog posts, writing several of them in advance, then sometimes scheduling them to appear, automatically, on successive weekends. But habits are meant to be broken, especially if you’re a street photographer, and today I’m bringing you the latest crop of images. … Read more

Woman pointing

No, It’s Not That Way, It’s This Way

There’s always a possibility of getting a good shot when someone points in one direction but the person with them insists on looking elsewhere. It’s a scenario that seems very typical, revealing the reluctance of human beings to consider suggestions unless they already agree with them. The featured image (above) shows just such an incident. … Read more

man in front of tattoo poster

The Charm of Time-Worn Advertising

Photography wrenches a moment from time and preserves it for later, perhaps forever. The concept of time is inherent to all photography. In street photography, especially, with its many “decisive moments,” time is ever-present, yet always, in a sense, absent. I’m sorry if this sounds contradictory, but I think most people will recognise what I’m … Read more