Yard Tuesday: Take me to...EVENTSEvents, parades, gatherings, fairs, are great opportunities for street photographers, especially for the beginners and for the shy or timorous streettogs.Yard Tuesday: Take me to...EVENTS19 hours ago in Art Features
Why? Because at public events almost everybody is taking photographs. You can easily go unnoticed, feel less conspicuous, and get right in close.
Where there is a crowd, there are happenings, hence a good potential for worthwhile photos.
Events can provide unusual scenarios, characters, behaviors, happenings.
Though, let's remember that shooting street is different from documenting an event.
The aim of the street photographer is to find his own event within the big event. The street photographer captures the moment, rather than the bigger picture; the people, rather than the event, and the every day situations inside a special occasion.
Here are a few tips and examples:
Look at the spectators, look at the audience. People can get quite creative (or sneaky) in order to watch an event!