“Street Photography Tips for Travel and Beyond” is part of my Photography Tips series on PhotoTraces. You can find the rest of the tutorials here: Photography Tips.
Many of the guidelines for one style photography can also be useful for lots of different photography styles and forms.
Street photography as a style has its own group of tips, techniques, and ethical considerations. And if you apply street photography tips and guidelines correctly they will tremendously enrich your travel photography.
For instance, travel to new cities means trying to capture the flavor of an unfamiliar setting. Knowing a few tips will allow you to focus on observing instead of worrying about settings. It will make it easier to concentrate on looking for the situations that showcase how people interact with the environment.
Let’s take a look at a few things to learn, and a few things to avoid, in street photography that will make your travel photography stronger.