Category: Street Photography

Street Photography - A picture is worth a thousand words

Published on: 18th Mar 2018

The expression "Use a picture. It's worth a thousand words." appeared in a 1911 newspaper article discussing journalism and publicity. It referred to the notion that a complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image or that an image of a subject conveys its meaning or essence more effectively than a description does.

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The Sweet-potato seller

Published on: 8th May 2016

It was late in the afternoon (or early evening) after sunset but with enough light to continue with handheld street photography - as long as one uses a wide aperture. We were visiting Dafen Art Village in Shenzhen and were very reluctant to leave. We were all very tired but on a photography high!

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