BlackBulb Failures and successes of a street photographer

ACQUA & MAALOX

ACQUA & MAALOX

Mi siedo stravolto sul sedile del treno, mi svesto…sotto sono fradicio di sudore e pioggia, i vestiti che odorano di lacrimogeni e macchine in fiamme. Mi gira la testa…calo d’adrenalina forse…forse invece è perché ho girato Milano in lungo e in largo seguendo quello che…

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The Bakery of love

The Bakery of love

A kiss scene is always a welcome for a street photographer. I wished to have a 50mm in this case but i love the colour of the bakery table in the foreground and this hidden but public kiss behind the shop window. Is not that…

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“The difference…”

“The difference…”

Sometimes a good story can cover up some technical issues. Take this photo, that doesn’t follow the thirds rules, not really balanced, definitely not a “beautiful” photo. It was difficult to take…i was close to a glass window, one step back, and the wall around…

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Failure or Success? – Red Stripes

Failure or Success? – Red Stripes

 I saw the firefighter’s truck arriving on the place where i was standing and suddenly i noticed a possible juxtaposition: a man was in front of me with a jacket and a red stripe crossing it and on the top, a road sign with a…

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She smiled me back…

She smiled me back…

I took this photo some days ago. Yesterday i was in the same place, near the same window and this girl was there. Again. I didn’t have my camera with me, i was just selecting music on my ipod and i didn’t notice her at…

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Failure or Success? – The Girl

Failure or Success? – The Girl

Street photography is quite unpredictable. There are moments when you miss a shot and pictures come out different (better or worse) than you thought. Here’s an example of a photo that was quite a surprise. As you see, the girl is clearly out of focus….

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