The five U’s of street photography

There is  currently no association or academy overseeing the discipline of street photography. This obviously means that there is no clear and undisputable definition of...
There is  currently no association or academy overseeing the discipline of street photography. This obviously means that there is no clear and undisputable definition of what street photography is. As an attempt to regroup some of the recurrent themes found in definitions in current litterature, here are my "Five U's of street photography". This column is willingly extremist and maybe even a little provocative. Do take it as food for thought only, and hopefully it might help you define better what your street photography is about or the rules you want to abide to (if any). And in the end,...

Paris

Finally made it back to Paris 6 months after moving away from it. Nothing has changed, weather still as impredictable and still a pleasure to...
Finally made it back to Paris 6 months after moving away from it. Nothing has changed, weather still as impredictable and still a pleasure to walk in the the streets for hours. Obviously, with a few croissants stops. (click on picture for high res) Leica M9 with 50mm Summicron at F5.6, 1/125, ISO160