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I have some of my work published for sale via the site “Werk aan de Muur” and “Oypo“. The Oypo webshop is focussing on sport- and event photography. The Werk aan de Muur focusses more on photos on decoration in your house, office etc. Please refer to the shop section for more details.

Best Focal Length for Street Photography

What is the best focal length for street photography. There is already a lot written on this subject. And it all depends.

Shooting with long focal lengths (more then 70mm) can for sure do the job, but it starts to lose intimacy. With short(er) focal lengths you are dragged into the scene as if you are part of it. Longer focal lengths makes it flat and more distant. You are more looking at a kind of postcard.

Quoting the famous street photographer Robert Capa – “If your photos aren’t good enough, you aren’t close enough”. So get close!

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