This is a collection of street pictures, technically speaking, this is street photography which is a niche of Photojournalism.
Photojournalism is almost always harsh, revealing the brutalities of life but street photography mostly contains streetlife, just that. It could be harsh, but it can also be soothing.
The main idea of street photography is to view the routine streetlife from an angle it was not seen before.
This post contains all aspects of streetlife, that includes happiness, innocence, astir and abuzz life, peaceful and calm life, satisfaction, deprivation… it contains all aspects of streetlife.
Finest Street Photography
Note: Viewer discretion is advised. There is one picture “The Last Stop” which some viewers may find unsuitable.
Life is not about living in a palace and having power and wealth… life is about living with friends, having love and happiness.
It’s mid-day, men are gone work, so let’s chitchat.
A moment of peace in the hustle and bustle is priceless.
Amsterdam, the second best city to live in. The best city is always the hometown.
Lisbon is the capital of Portugal. I Portuguese love their accent when they speak English.
Is it love or is she reminding not to look sideways.
Streets are full of domestic animals. Here’s one shot where you can see two cute creatures.
Children are the true innocent people of our world. They don’t care about the surroundings, they don’t care who’s looking, they don’t care for anything except for what they are focusing at.
Sometimes you see the most strange people on the street. The odd thing is that once you get close to them, have a chat with them, they don’t seem strange at all.
Streets are full of creativity.
Fashion parades are common in Europe and south America. If you visit these places, make sure to attend at least one fashion parade.
Another example of street art. Boring wall turned into amazing tourist attraction.
Left alone… fighter planes came, then everybody rushed… I’m waiting, they’ll be back any moment. I’ll give my little brother this balloon.
Tea seller finds a spot to open his cafeteria.
Cobblers… we don’t see many of them these days. Another craft killed by corporate sector.
According to a Chinese proverb, a picture says a thousand words. Street pictures certainly come true on this statement.
This is a street tormented by a flood… children. They still believe that no harm can be done until they are with their parents.
This street picture won 2nd prize in World Press Photo Awards.
Police arrest a girl for demonstrating in Harlem, New York on 21 October 2012.
Arrest Me, Can’t Arrest My Voice!
Playing makes me forget!
This is the photo for which viewer discretion was advised.
Doesn’t matter how tough life gets… life just goes on.
The turning page of the history was captured in thousands of street pictures.
Nine Eleven, The Moment That Never Passed.
My papa used to tell me when I was child, that when you have a problem, remember the problems of others. You won’t have a problem!
This is basically a news story. Follow the link for details.
Chinese celebrate their new year.
Getting back to soothing side of the streetlife.