Category Archives: street photography

You need hands.

In portrait photography one of the things that needs a bit of thought is how to deal with the subject’s hands.  If you aren’t careful they can look a bit odd and unnatural.  Some people suggest hiding them behind the subject, or asking them to put their hands in their pockets.  I reckon that you […]

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No lenses over 300mm

Yesterday I went to the Wimbledon tennis championships as we had tickets for the Ladies’ semi-final on Centre Court.  There are many lists of things at Wimbledon and one of those things is “no lenses over 300mm”.  A 300mm lens makes it look about 5-6 times closer than the human eye.  I suppose it’s to […]

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