My Thoughts on Street Photography

It seems that the latest craze in photography is Street Photography. I’m not sure why it’s becoming so popular because street photography has been around for years and years with the master or godfather of street photography being Henri Cartier-Bresson. Of course, that’s my opinion but he had a photojournalistic approach to his work starting way back in the 1930’s. So what exactly is street photography? Does it have to always have people in the images? Does it always have to be black & white? No and no. To me street photography captures textures, reflections, patterns, architectural elements, and shadows….