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Street photography December 4, 2021 A little girl plays: smartphone street photography in Rome

Few days ago I was going to gym while I met this nice opportunity. So I took my smartphone photographing a small sequence. This is a great example why in street photography the best camera is that one that is always with you. How many hours I go out to do street photography in Rome and …

Street photography November 25, 2021 How I made the series of prayer man: street photography

I’d say something more about one of my latest pictures published in this blog in street photography section. The subject was this wonderful street prayer that I met in Rome in front of Fontana di Trevi. It was June 2020, streets were almost empty due to recent lockdown for Covid-19. This man was reading a …

Street photography October 28, 2021 Street photography June 2020: part 1

A quick review of my street photography taken in June 2020 in Rome. That was hard times for street photographer. In fact the first lockdown due to Covid-19 ends in May 2020 but streets were almost empty, people were afraid to get out from home. There were no tourists, Rome the eternal city seemed a …

Street photography September 21, 2021 Smartphone street photography: September 2021

September 2021 has been a nice month for my street photography with smartphone, probably because in summer I didn’t take a lot of pictures, this season is always too hot for me. You don’t need a Leica camera to take street photos, you need only a camera, better if always with you. So what about to …

Art Cinema Street photography September 13, 2021 Cross in art: photography, cinema, painting and music

A small gallery about the representation of cross in art: how it is interpreted by different artists in painting, photography, cinema and also music. I like the way cross is represented in different style and contexts. About painting:             Read something more about following painting by Rembrandt here.   In the …

Street photography September 6, 2021 Street photography at sea with smartphone

First Sunday of September I went to sea, near Rome. After lunch I went out for a walk along the naval port. I spent here the rest of the day until sunset. Light was awesome, atmosphere magic, so I decided to take pictures of different scenes in front of my eyes. You can do street …

Street photography August 3, 2021 Best of may 2020: street photography

Finally it happens. I “marinate” so long my photos that I’ve to edit yet pictures taken in the streets about one year ago. I think I will keep this method also in the future. In June 2o21 I’ll edit pictures taken in June 2o20 and so on. In fact in may 2021 I’ve edited photos …

Street photography March 21, 2021 5+1 tips to find inspiration in street photography

How many times I feel tired and I don’t have any motivation to go out for street photography. Especially in this time during covid-19 pandemic with empty streets and people’s faces always covered by masks. A lot of times I’m dissatisfied with my street photography, I criticize myself, my pictures, my style, the way I …

Art Cinema Street photography March 7, 2021 Light can tell a story: street photography, painting, cinema

Paint your street photography with a great light and good photos will come to you. I think that it is difficult (even impossible) to take a wonderful photo with a bad light. But you can take a bad photo with good light. We have a lot of examples in photography, painting and cinema that show …

Street photography February 24, 2021 Lovers lost love: street photography

That was an interesting moment between two lovers I saw during a street photography session in St Petersburg in February 2020. Unfortunately  I made some mistakes and was unlucky at the same time. The scene in front of me was this: a couple was in crisis; the girl was crying while boyfriend tried to kiss …

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