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    Street photography

    Hi there,

    long time no see. But i just found something that has to be shared to you guys!

    Its a video about street photography, how to do it and so on.

    http://www.joelmeyerowitz.com/photog...erview_06.html

    Very interesting, I am working on something like this here in Hamburg too, more portrait-like but doesnt matter

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    Thanks for sharing!

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    wow,
    I am too afraid to take photos from "strangers" when they are like one breath far away.

    I wanna start with my new zoom lense to take some street-photos. 200mm should be perfect for that - and I think that no one will even notice my shadow.. hehe

    but thanks for sharing that link vinc

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    thats a really awesome video! thanks for that man!

    haha i got told only the other day that i couldnt take a photo by some lady. grr.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Insane
    wow,
    I am too afraid to take photos from "strangers" when they are like one breath far away.

    I wanna start with my new zoom lense to take some street-photos. 200mm should be perfect for that - and I think that no one will even notice my shadow.. hehe

    careful, they might think you're some kind of voyeur with the zoom lens

    nice link, some good tips. i suppose it's easier said than done but he is a pro after all. I highly recommend one of his books titled Cape Light. Some nice compositions and simple ideas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by injection223
    careful, they might think you're some kind of voyeur with the zoom lens
    And you think it's better when I jump in front of them and take some photos? haha
    I took yesterday some street photos and I didn't feel comfortable because people looked at me with the face: "wtf are you doing?". But no one said anything...

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    Wear a large coat, a hat and maybe some dark glasses. Never take long paces, just shuffle from area to area. If you must talk talk in single syllables and as gruffly as possible. Make sure you have your camera showing [around your neck] at all times. Maybe carry a notebook also.

    Time how long it is until the police arrive.

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    you know what rhynome, i think ill try that one tomorow!! if you dont here from me from some time, we all know why

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    And find yourself a lady that goes by 'Natasha' and speaks broken English with a Eastern European accent, dropping articles as she goes.

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    @eazym: I met so many of them in Hamburg, this is getting boring

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    Maybe Natanya*, or Svetlana.

    But not Olga... the name Olga does not carry with it an air of danger or anything of the sort.

    About the video, if someone wearing all black came up to me with a camera and started prancing about declaring that he was now 'invisible' I'd just ignore him and hope he goes away. His little 'invisible' trick does seem to work, but maybe not for the reason he thinks it does.


    *I don't even know if [Na]Tanya is an Eastern name, but it sounds close enough to make do. I only know two or three others and I want to save them for later.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rhynome
    About the video, if someone wearing all black came up to me with a camera and started prancing about declaring that he was now 'invisible' I'd just ignore him and hope he goes away. His little 'invisible' trick does seem to work, but maybe not for the reason he thinks it does.
    SO true. haha, his ears made him look like an overgrown pixie. i was genuinely amazed at the way people just let him do it tho. whenever i do, i too get the 'wtf' look

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    Dress like a special-forces ninja pixie.

    Then you too will get away with taking photos right in people's faces.

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