Street Photography

by Christine Balshaw

HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON

 “Of all the means of expression, photography is the only one that fixes a precise moment in time.”

 

 

HELEN LEVITT

“Since I’m inarticulate, I express myself with images.”

City streets

northern towns

“When people look at my pictures I want them to feel the way they do when they want to read a line of a poem twice.”

ROBERT FRANK

seaside towns

PORTRAITS

 

 

OSCAR WILDE

“The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible”

ELLIOTT ERWitt

“All the technique in the world doesn’t compensate for the inability to notice.”

 

Robert Capa

“If your photos aren’t good enough, then you’re not close enough”

TONY RAY-JONES

“Photography can be a mirror and reflect life as it is, but I also think it is possible to walk, like Alice, through a looking glass and find another kind of world with the camera”