Street photography requires creativity, strength and the desire to find the perfect place and moment. Street photography can be formal and informal also. You will need to make the most out of natural poses and put some technical stuff in your photography also. For a painter a piece of canvas is very important and for a street photographer a nice DSLR holds the same importance. Apart from learning the right techniques of photography, you will need to look for the perfect moment.
Developing a strong connection with the subject of the picture and creating a magical yet realistic effect, is not a simple job. For street shots, you cannot setup lights, filters, lenses and a tripod to get a picture. These provisions are not useful for a street photographer. We can say that it is one of the most sophisticated and interesting type of photography. Let’s have a look at 30 most interesting examples of street photography.
1. Dark Alley
Though it is a dark alley but it has been captured beautifully with the help of still camera. You can observe the details of this street. It is a creative shot.
2. Dark day
Basically it is a bright dark day; the photographer has used a special effect to come up with this result. The shadows of the trees add drama to this amazing photo.
3. Walking in the rain
We all know that the umbrella is the main point of this picture, or we can say the focal point. The picture has been taken from a particular height. Though grey in shade but it is a mesmerizing photo.
4. Street Ballerina
Photographer has tried to capture the real essence of this picture and succeeded in doing so. It is a picture full of life, movement and well composed. You need to try a similar shot.
5. Pont de la Jacques cartel
All of the metal structures give some sort of detail. It is one of the most well balanced photographs.
6. The shadow
Look like an epic scene from a movie. Well this photograph tells us about the overall mood of the environment. We can see the correct amount of light, hope and progress in this picture.
Street photography can become boring if, you are not a keen observer. This pic comes from a real photography enthusiast.
8. Vineyard riding
A romantic and a happy photograph it is. You see a happy couple, vineyard, small road, clouds, sunset and a lot more in this picture. You will need a stick to capture this picture.
9. Electric super trees, Singapore
It is a fine, clean and a wide photograph. You can see the tidy city, its concrete buildings, big wheel and the electric super trees. It is one of the most convincing street photographs.
10. Crossing the street
You can see a couple holding hands and crossing the street. The photographer has captured it an extremely brilliant moment.
11. Driving in blue
It takes some time and experience to come up with such beautiful pictures.
12. Shopping in snow
A couple having a fine moment while shopping. You can see the snowfall detail and the happiness in this picture. Thumbs up for the photographer.
13. Bustling city
You can see the India gate and the traffic in front of it. This shot has been taken with the help of long exposure technique.
14. Flowers and wall
The white wall has added some spice to this picture. Flowers look beautiful and the angle adopted by the photographer is also a plus point.
15. Staring cat
We can say that it is a well-focused picture. The photographer has been able to grab hold of the moment and captured the cat staring in an eerie manner.
16. Braving the snow
You can see a business man calling the cab. It’s snowing and the picture gives an account of the human response. For such pictures, you need to show patience and the make a click on the right moment.
17. Mariachi Band
A lively street picture and you can see a mariachi band performing and walking. Happiness and movement has been captured well.
18. Riding bicycle
19. Old streets in Brasov
It is a powerful photograph, its silent, packed with history, has scars of time and the weather is cloudy. It is one of the most daring and creative street shots.
Yes, you are seeing a happy man shopping at a farmers market. It is a well-composed picture. Not at all a difficult one and you can try capturing similar photographs of your friends and family.
21. Getting the taxi
Captured at the right time and at the perfect angle, this picture tells us about the daily happenings around us.
22. Carrying the saddle
The girl in this picture looks quite ready for the shot. But anyways it is an amazing picture that tells us about true beauty.
Autumn looks interesting here. A few dried leaves resting peacefully by the cobblestone path have been clicked perfectly.
24. Red bike
It’s nothing but a red bike. It looks quite interesting in this picture, due to its details.
Just imagine the timing of this photograph.
26. Staring dog
You see a dog staring right at you; yes that’s the talent of the photographer. One of the best stills.
27. Concrete jungle
Concrete jungles are not much indulging for the nature lovers. But this pictures needs to be appreciated due to its high quality and perfect camera angle.
28. Adorable friends
Most women would be like aw. Yes, it is a cute picture of two friends, who are out for some window shopping. You can see that photographer has captured this moment in a perfect manner.
29. The empty chair
This picture has different meanings. You need to realize that the light balance, shadow strength, color combination and the overall atmosphere of this picture is all in harmony.
30. Call me
A telephone used by many people daily, sits peacefully. It must have heard a lot of interesting stories.