Love is in the air

When I left Paris, I said good-bye to the city of romanticism. A city where a lovers shots were at each street corner. Still, it...
When I left Paris, I said good-bye to the city of romanticism. A city where a lovers shots were at each street corner. Still, it might not be the same setting, but love is in the air too in Rosario. Be it those looking for it, or a tender murmur after school. (click on pictures to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at 2.8, 1/500, ISO200 Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at 2.8, 1/500, ISO200

Critique-a-shot #7 : Eero Lethonen and Richard Hankin

This week let's head to Finland and across the continent to the US. If you would like your shot to go through this colum, please...
This week let's head to Finland and across the continent to the US. If you would like your shot to go through this colum, please read here for instructions on how to submit. If you have already submitted a shot and it has not appeared yet, it will come soon ! "Social Finns" by Eero Lethonen Leica M8 with 35mm Summaron F2.8 at F4, ISO320 Composition This must have been a difficult picture to compose. Indeed, lines are horizontal, vertical but also diagonal. They are located on several planes and the space between varies greatly from a few centimeters (fence)...

The break by the monument

A few workers take a quick break as they clean the fountains of Rosario's flag monument. Keeping the nation's symbol clean is often a tiring...
A few workers take a quick break as they clean the fountains of Rosario's flag monument. Keeping the nation's symbol clean is often a tiring task in Argentina.  (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F2.0, 1/4000, ISO200

Take your street photography to the next level

Been shooting street photography for some time and see a lack of progress? Or is it simply that something is missing in your pictures ?...
Been shooting street photography for some time and see a lack of progress? Or is it simply that something is missing in your pictures ? Here a few pieces of advice to avoid the easy shots and bolster your creativity. I) Exclude signs and ads. Of course, you can create great juxtapositions with signs or billboards, and it definitely shows how witty you mind can be. Yet, half of your picture is actually someone's else work and you are in fact taking a picture of someone's picture. I estimate that close to 50% of street shots posted on pictures sharing...

Jealousy

When its master starts to speak sweet words to the intruder, the dog prefers to step aside. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with...
When its master starts to speak sweet words to the intruder, the dog prefers to step aside. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 60mm Hexanon at F1.4, 1/3000, ISO200

The color of immobility

A white make up to cover the tired traits of a mime's life. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at...
A white make up to cover the tired traits of a mime's life. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/250, ISO200

Be cool from the start

... and help mummy out.  (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/4000, ISO200
... and help mummy out.  (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/4000, ISO200

Marrows

"It is always the baker's children that have no bread". It does not seem to apply to the fruit & vegetable merchant. (click on picture...
"It is always the baker's children that have no bread". It does not seem to apply to the fruit & vegetable merchant. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/60, ISO200

Give me a hand

... by carrying them for me. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F8.0, 1/1000, ISO200
... by carrying them for me. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F8.0, 1/1000, ISO200

At the crossroad

... humans coming towards you seem more dangerours than cars. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/3000, ISO200
... humans coming towards you seem more dangerours than cars. (click on picture to enlarge) Leica M9 with 35mm Summicron IV at F2.8, 1/3000, ISO200