7 Top Creative Tips For Street Photography

The COOPH team hits the streets of Paris to bring you some creative ways to up your street photography.

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The COOPH team have another excellent video tutorial to share with us and this time, it's all about street photography

Armed with the Leica CL, the COOPH team were lucky enough to visit Paris but you can use the tips they have to share in any city and you can capture your shots with any camera, or even a smartphone. 

"We try out a variety of tips and tricks that will give your street photographs a more original look and feel," says the COOPH Team. 

Old photo in modern scene


The 7 tips include:

  1. Shoot silhouettes
  2. Capture reflections
  3. Seek out form and shape
  4. Look for detail
  5. Make colour your focus
  6. Recreate history (use old photos in your shots of streets)
  7. Add motion to your shots  

What are you waiting for? Grab your camera, head into town and try the tips out for yourself.


Colour popping in the city


Reflections in a mirror


Paris - motion captured as people walk past the Eiffel Tower


Spiral Staircase


Runner silhouetted against the lighter background

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