Nick Turpin talks about the nature, meaning and challenge of Street Photography that keeps him coming back to shooting on the street.
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Martin Parr (born 23 May 1952 in Epsom, Surrey) is a British documentary photographer, photojournalist and collector. He is known for his photographic projects that take a critical look at modern society, specifically consumerism, foreign travel and tourism, motoring, family and relationships, and food.
Joel Meyerowitz (born in 1938,the Bronx New York City) is a street photographer who began photographing in color in 1962 and was an early advocate of the use of color during a time when there was significant resistance to the idea of color photography as serious art. In the early 70′s he taught the first [...]
In 1967, when the Museum of Modern Art in New York City presented New Documents — a major exhibition of the personal visions of several photographers — the surprise of the show was the work of Diane Arbus. On her own, against the advice of many friends, she had pursued her documentation of people on [...]
Josef Koudelka (b. January 10, 1938 in Boskovice, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech photographer.
Magnum photobooks are some of the most collectible and cherished books in the world. Magnum photographers, Elliott Erwitt, Alex Webb, Bruce Gilden, Chris Steele-Perkins and others, present and discuss their books in this short video produced in 2007 for the Magnum Festival in NYC.
Helen Levitt, born 1913 in New York, is one of the most important photographer of the 20th century.
Mark Cohen, a self-described “surrealistic action photographer,” is profiled in this episode of “Profiles in Excellence.”
Winogrand street photographer one of the best! IN THE STREET PICTURES of the early sixties Winogrand began to develop two pictorial strategies that he found suggested in certain pictures in Frank’s The Americans. The first of these related to unexplored possibilities of the wide-angle lens on the hand camera. The conventional conception of the wide-angle [...]
Video of Chris Weeks : Street Photography: Documenting the Human Condition – Part One of Three from Chris Weeks on Vimeo. Street Photography: Documenting the Human Condition – Part Two of Three from Chris Weeks on Vimeo. Street Photography: Documenting the Human Condition – Part Three of Three from Chris Weeks on Vimeo.
Jamel Shabazz has been cruising the city for over 30 years. He uses his camera to capture the love and the smiles. Produced by Benjamen Walker and Andrea Silenzi for WNYC Culture.
Hunting for characters on the Streets of New York City with Magnum Photographer Bruce Gilden. Visit WNYC’s Street Shots for more videos and a chance to share your own Street photographs. Produced by Benjamen Walker and Andrea Silenzi for WNYC Culture