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Check out the Europeans

Henry Cartier-Bresson (HCB), the father of modern day street photography, published a small book in 1955. It was called ‘The Europeans’. Cartier-Bresson wanted to make a portrait of post WOII Europe. HCB travelled across Europe, from Scandinavia to Ireland, to capture what it means to be European. A question more actual then ever before. Danish based
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Quotes to work with

“There is a creative fraction of a second when you are taking a picture. Your eye must see a composition or an expression that life itself offers you, and you must know with intuition when to click the camera. That is the moment the photographer is creative. Once you miss it, it is gone forever.” -

Henri Cartier-Bresson

The best of 2012

Discovering streetphotography The year 2012 is over, we’re all stil alive and kicking. Time to reflect at 2012. It was a great year, a special year, a crisis year, a dry year, a wet year, a year in which I took a lot of pictures (what else is new) and discovered a new way of photography for
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Books

A lot is said about photography. Tutorials, techniques, guidelines. That is also true for streetphotography. When I started looking for books, I found that a lot of books are going back in time. To Henry Cartier-Bresson, the godfather of streetphotography. Little did I find about modern streetphotographers, untill I stumbled across this  gentleman from Switzerland.
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