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Henri Cartier Bresson (1908-2004) is one of the greatest photographer ever.

“De tous les moyens d’expression, la photographie est le seul qui fixe un instant précis.” (Of all the expression means, photography is the only one which capture a precise instant)
Henri Cartier-Bresson en 1952.

This group is about the style of pictures he developped and called "instant décisif" : a magical mixture made of catching the crazyness of life into a graphical photographic moment.

With Robert Capa, David Seymour, William Vandivert and George Rodger, in 1947 he founded the famous photographer agency "Magnum"

If you like this view of photography, this is the place for you ;)

Hi everybody,

My project   " G l i m m e r   of   H o p e "  is now on the crowdfunding platform Kiss Kiss Bank Bank.
www.kisskissbankbank.com/en/pr…

This is what it's all about :

              P a l e s t i n e / W e s t b a n k

              Youssef-Joseph 20 Y by yanjin

              1 9 9 5       /       2 0 1 5

              a photo documentary  a c c r o s s   20   y e a r s,  

              focusing on the   P a l e s t i n i a n ' s   e v e r y d a y   l i f e,   away from the cliché.

              I need your help to uplift this hope,                  

              Jerusalem, old city by yanjin  

              v i s i t   the page,        s h a r e   i t ,
 
              S P  R   E    A     D       t h e   n e w s.
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around the new Vitosha Str 1 by pstoev
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EARTH SCRIPTURES: Indian Fishermen 3


Indian Fishermen 3
Photo and Words by
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yanjin
Fishermen in a beach harbour in Kerala
People of the village are gathering around returning fishermen and their catchings.
One can also notice the christian cross around the neck of the fisherman showing,
if needed, how important religion identification is for people in India.
EARTH-SCRIPTURES
Revealed Through Pictures
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OLDIES BUT GOLDIES
Dear Yardies,
For this week feature, the Filmie Team has decided to put some light on streets photos taken with old cameras.
The story of street photography starts in the late 1900’s. By that time, photos of street life and architecture were rather documentary than candid captures or decisive moments. Eugene Agtet then introduced street scenes presenting human characters as the main subjects of his photos.
Since then, our vision of street photography has evolved, and our material has changed. Films went from large formats to smallest ones, from black and white to colors. Our manual cameras have also become automatic as measuring the exposition was possible, to finally enter the digital age.
Still films survive. And analog cameras from older times are currently widely used in street photography.
To give you an overview of the potentiality of old – and most of the time cheap — cameras in street photography, we have selected photos of our members that have take
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Street Photography DDs - December 2011

by PicTd

by Lothringen

by Nirka

by Trippy4U

by pstoev

by hardtomakeastand

by pariah87

by Batsceba

by Rastislav

by Ikarisou
bugaboo by dojoh
by dojoh
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by batmantoo
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by Maclunar
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by aaroffy
Window Shopping by e-l-a-n-i
by e-l-a-n-i
Turkish letter revolution by Masisus
by Masisus
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Cyclone a Pondichery
http://yanjin.deviantart.com/art/exhibition-cyclone-290656965
A l'occasion de sa première exposition (du 17 mai au 20 mai au château du Karreveld à Molenbeek-Saint-Jean & vernissage le 16 mai de 18h à 21h) Frédéric Moreau de Bellaing présente 36 tirages du reportage "Cyclone à Pondichéry".
Dans la nuit du 29 décembre 2012, le Cyclone Thane frappe durement Pondichéry. Plusieurs dizaines de morts, rues inondées, arbres déracinés : tout s'est passé par une nuit noire et sans électricité, sans caméras, sans appareils photos.
Le lendemain, l'ampleur du désastre apparaît à la lueur du jour. Commence alors un long et fastidieux travail de nettoyage dans une région privée d'eau et d'électricité. Loin du spectaculaire, donc loin des projecteurs et loin des médias...
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Reflections From The Street: Aaron

Hello Everyone,
Let me start by introducing myself, my name is Aaron - aaroffy, and Khuram - MARX77 has been asking me for a bit to write a regular journal here on TheStreetFactor. I am not sure where this journal will go but I intend to reflect on different aspects of street photography/photography and attempt to find connections to our daily lives. I hope you will find it interesting and enjoy it. As always I welcome comments. Not only do I love the dialogue but I find that my inspiration for future posts always come from this dialogue.
I thought that today would be as good as any to start at the beginning. Before any street photographer can begin their relentless search of that next decisive moment they had to have their inaugural journey to the camera; here is the story of mine:
I wish I could tell you a romantic story like the ones you hear from so many of the great photographers; where I grew up in a dark room and was taking pictures before I could walk but I
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JACAC Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2017
t h a n k . y o u . f o r . t h e . r e q u e s t . =)=)
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OlivierAccart Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2017  Professional Photographer
Very welcome José :)
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JACAC Featured By Owner Jul 19, 2017
=)=)
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InayatShah Featured By Owner Dec 8, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi There ... I just wanted to ask if the group is still active. My submissions are expiring .. waiting for the groups decision to accept or decline.

regards
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xACook Featured By Owner Dec 16, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Sorry i've been rather busy as of late. I cannot speak for anyone else. But i will make it a point to stay more active on here! 
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e-l-a-n-i Featured By Owner May 16, 2016
thank you for the request! :)
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PatrickMonnier Featured By Owner May 1, 2016
Thank you for the requests, I appreciate your support!
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JACAC Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2016
t h a n k . y o u . f o r . t h e . k i n d . r e q u e s t . =)
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OlivierAccart Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2016  Professional Photographer
Haha welcome José ;)
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JACAC Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2016
=)=)
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