Belgravia street shoot

Belgravia

The coffee bar conversation

Last month I enjoyed putting my new street pal, the Fuji X-E1, through its paces during a lunchtime stroll around Belgravia.

Iconic

Iconic

Street photography is a very different genre from my usual fare, but I am enjoying dabbling in it.

Belgravia arcade

In the Arcade

I love it that with the X-E1 I can snap away without people noticing. I am even beginning to shoot from the hip, and sometimes I get a passable shot that way.

lunch break outside a store, Belgravia

Lunch with the boys

I love the contrasts you get in London, like working lads taking a lunch break under a designer advert with a distinctly effete-looking model.

Women and phone, Belgravia

Put That Phone Away!

Perhaps it helps with the stealth shooting that everyone is too busy looking at his/her phone to notice me!

Two girls texting as they walk in Belgravia

Wexting or Telking?

12 thoughts on “Belgravia street shoot

  1. Great shots! That last one made me laugh… the other day my sons had friends around, the TV was on (loud) I was sitting eating my lunch at the table and I turned around to find all four teenage boys with their noses in either mobiles or ipads! 🙂

  2. Great change of pace. Something I haven’t yet attempted. Perhaps the shooting from the hip might help. You did great! That last one was certainly a kick.

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