Getting into street photography can take more than just technical skill, it can take a lot of courage to get up close and personal with strangers too.
In The Essentials of Street Photography, James Maher will teach you all you need to know about how to get the shot as well as the techniques you need to make your shots awesome.
Why We Love The Essentials of Street Photography
James Maher has gone way beyond a beginner’s guide here and he’s worked with Matt Weber, Blake Andrews, Richard Bram, Jay Maisel and more to come up with ideas for working every kind of street imaginable.
This is a one-stop shop for everything street photography related and by the end, you’ll be able to take amazing images without flinching in fear.
If you’re only going to buy a single book to learn street photography from? It ought to be The Essentials of Street Photography.
It’s the most complete guide to getting the shot that you could hope for.
If you’re a big fan of street photography, you should also check out Subway by Bruce Davidson, Vivian Maier: Street Photographer and our favorite street photography blogs!
You can grab a copy online here.