“The basic quality of photography is that it should be believable” – Elliot Erwitt
“There is nothing in this world that does not have a decisive moment” – H. Cartier-Bresson
Is a manipulated photograph still a photograph?
“No, it’s no longer a photograph. If someone wants to do that, why don’t they learn to paint, or something” – Elliot Erwitt
This group is inspired by the wonderful and classic skill of street photography and photojournalism, of the like from famous photographers such as Elliot Erwitt and Henri Cartier-Bresson, who shaped this style of documentary photography with their purposely candid images.
Please only post images to this group that relate to the style of Documentary, Photojournalism and Street-Photography
Before submitting an image to this group, ask the question:
Does your image convey a ‘story’, a decisive moment captured?
♦ NO GRAFFITI shots, please > better suited to other dedicated graffiti groups.