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Milkman by siddhartha19 Milkman :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 7 0 Street scenes by siddhartha19 Street scenes :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 0 0 Drapery by siddhartha19 Drapery :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 0 0 Close up by siddhartha19 Close up :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 3 1 Flower headed by siddhartha19 Flower headed :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 3 0 Morning rush by siddhartha19 Morning rush :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 11 0 Anonymous by siddhartha19 Anonymous :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 8 2 Newsreader 2 by siddhartha19 Newsreader 2 :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 6 2 Alleys in India 2 by siddhartha19 Alleys in India 2 :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 10 6 Alleys by siddhartha19 Alleys :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 13 5 Homeward bound II by siddhartha19 Homeward bound II :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 14 3 Of men and sages by siddhartha19 Of men and sages :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 18 3 Piety by siddhartha19 Piety :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 7 3 Spectator sports by siddhartha19 Spectator sports :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 17 8 Line of sight by siddhartha19 Line of sight :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 12 1 Shades of trades by siddhartha19 Shades of trades :iconsiddhartha19:siddhartha19 6 0


Where Babies Come From by Trippy4U Where Babies Come From :icontrippy4u:Trippy4U 1,600 1,038 Venice Street 18 by leingad Venice Street 18 :iconleingad:leingad 18 5 Untitled by mjochumsen Untitled :iconmjochumsen:mjochumsen 20 8 Autumn love by mjochumsen Autumn love :iconmjochumsen:mjochumsen 84 16 Stockholm by mjochumsen Stockholm :iconmjochumsen:mjochumsen 33 7 Old friendship by mjochumsen Old friendship :iconmjochumsen:mjochumsen 31 7 Don't look back in anger II by iNeedChemicalX Don't look back in anger II :iconineedchemicalx:iNeedChemicalX 796 23 Burg Hochosterwitz Stock 7 by AlexanderHuebner Burg Hochosterwitz Stock 7 :iconalexanderhuebner:AlexanderHuebner 2,881 228 Mirror image by 62dingos Mirror image :icon62dingos:62dingos 57 6 Grand Train - 14 by SUDOR Grand Train - 14 :iconsudor:SUDOR 39 3 time is a river by mpouzianis time is a river :iconmpouzianis:mpouzianis 37 24 Room for Two by Vermontster Room for Two :iconvermontster:Vermontster 33 3 Don`t smoke in room by Batsceba Don`t smoke in room :iconbatsceba:Batsceba 73 19 Peeking by thelizardking25 Peeking :iconthelizardking25:thelizardking25 84 32
The Decline of Street Photography
:iconniklin1:    Niklas, A photographer of the "street" genre and an artist that I a greatly admire remarked the other day that he had a noticed a decline in the number of artists on DA of this genre and wondered why.
After thinking about this for a while and recalling from my personal interactions with people I thought I would pen down my analysis.
Firstly, there are those artists that feel they need to move onto professionally focused platforms, or independent websites.  They have out grown the community of DA. These artists appear to prefer professional upward mobility to the warm coffee-shop ambience of DA.  We can not begrudge them the features and focus that DA doesn’t provide. Secondly, it’s the discouraged and disparaged street photography newbie, that once started and suddenly has faded away, choosing another genre or simply giving up.  It is this, that I do find disconcerting.
We must admit because of the very nature of the genre, it is th
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Closing Time by Jinnger Closing Time :iconjinnger:Jinnger 24 19


Well, I am not much of a critic, nor do I hold much knowledge of model photography, but since this piece just makes me re-see it, and l...

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Trippy4U Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
Thanks kindly, Sid :beer:
siddhartha19 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
My pleasure! :) And thank you for dropping by my gallery too. :highfive:
sags Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2017
Thanks for comment and Fav'......

MeGreedy Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2017  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the :+fav: on  Vintage by MeGreedy
siddhartha19 Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2017
My pleasure! Love the shot :)
BobRock99 Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2017  Hobbyist Photographer
great gallery. I'm honored, thnx
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