15 June 2009

people watching people

Same day, different stranger. (ISO 100, f/5.6, 1/80s)


Prospero said...

For some additional inspiration on portraits, google Henri Cartier-Bresson.

Mr. J said...

"Photography is not like painting," Cartier-Bresson told the Washington Post in 1957. "There is a creative fraction of a second when you are taking a picture. Your eye must see a composition or an expression that life itself offers you, and you must know with intuition when to click the camera. That is the moment the photographer is creative," he said. "Oop! The Moment! Once you miss it, it is gone forever."

Thanks, Prospero.