Gentleman on the Aspen Bus

Gentleman on the Aspen Bus

I often describe street photography as a “people safari” and always have my camera at the ready.  Hiking for 4 hours does not lend itself to capturing many street images.  Certainly not what Henri Cartier-Bresson would call the decisive moment.   As a...
Woman With Mapplethorpe Nude

Woman With Mapplethorpe Nude

“Sonia Resika (1988)” was a prominent Robert Mapplethorpe image in “The Perfect Moment”, a traveling exhibition funded by the National Endowment for the Arts. This 2016 photography exhibition was on display at The Getty Museum in Los Angeles from mid-March through...
Image of The Beast

Image of The Beast

Street preachers displaying their interpretive Image of The Beast near Seattle’s Pike Place market.  A wonderful place to visit with tremendous opportunities to capture street images. What caught my attention was the advertising display directly behind the...
Archer at the Legion of Honor

Archer at the Legion of Honor

As a street photographer, I love to roam through museums and galleries not only for the beautiful art, but for the reactions and juxtapositions created by visitors. Viewing what is on display (be it sculpture, painting, or photography) along side museum-goers, can...
Legion of Honor Painting

Legion of Honor Painting

I love shooting in museums which are a potential goldmine for street photographers.  A museum-goer is viewing a Legion of Honor Painting in San Francisco.   He appears to be looking beyond the frame to see what’s on the other side.
Women on NYC High Line

Women on NYC High Line

Women on NYC High Line was made in 2014.   The High Line is an elevated park and is now one of Manhattan’s most popular attractions.  It was formally a rail track serving New York’s factories and warehouses from the 1930’s until it ceased operations in...
Classic American Cars Havana Cuba

Classic American Cars Havana Cuba

Classic American Cars Havana Cuba.  In the Southern portion of the Island, you may only see a few classic old cars. As you travel further North, they become more common.   In Havana they are everywhere.  Above all you will see what is a tremendous representation of...
Russian Couple Walking

Russian Couple Walking

This Russian couple walking arm-in-arm caught my eye as they walked down a St. Petersburg street.  There was a warmth seeing the man holding his wife’s handbag and protecting her. I view street photography as a people safari.  Trying to capture just the right...
Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures

Walking up and down Hollywood Blvd is must for any street photographer.   Hidden Figures is more than a Hollywood hit movie. It can also be a street musician hiding in plain sight. For beginners, or those looking to expand their knowledge of street photography, the...