This is about street photography and our street photography gallery here on dA.
Im no longer the most web savvy fella out there, so this isnt going to be the prettiest news article youve seen but thats fine because this is about street photography. Its not about skinning or any of the other technical digital art forms here that blow my mind because I dont understand them very well, and this this isn't the prettiest news article.
But I do understand street photography.
What I have seen lately is that the mass majority of new photographers here, and even some older photographers who may not follow the genre, have a broad misunderstanding of what street photography is. Last night I spent about 10 minutes going through the street gallery's most recent deviations and realized i could probably spend 10 years reporting the misplaced deviations.
So Im going to attempt to help explain.
Street photography is real.
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