The reason that I suggest that you get this right is that Figure/Ground is one of the basics in the visual language. You have to be able to separate Figure from Ground and vice versa when you are out shooting. When you train and learn this you need not think much about it […]Continue Reading ...
As said in an earlier post, there will be a completely new round of posts on the use of gestalt factors in street photography. On this site. The reason is, that understanding and using gestalt factors is a great way of training for Itching Images, which is what New Street Agenda, ultimately, is all about. The […]Continue Reading ...
In the beginning of December there was a post titled: Gestalt Factors: Make It Easy on Yourself. Now it the time to continue that theme. The reason for this is very simple: Gestalt Factors are one of the pillars of New Street Agenda. (You may want to visit On the Go: Workbook for New Street Agenda). […]Continue Reading ...
One of the primary sources for understanding and doing Itching Images, is gestalt factors. I have already written about them in some length on other sites. They are basic training on The Workshop, and many photographs posted to this site are executions of gestalt factor thinking and seeing. That said, it is time for a more […]Continue Reading ...
One of the most amazing things I have found dealing with visual communication are the gestalt factors. There is no doubt about it. I use these factors every time I am out taking pictures. Or rather they engage themselves in the process. All by themselves. I don’t use much energy on them since they have, […]Continue Reading ...
Welcome to New Street Agenda.
New Street Agenda is on street photography and other life changing events. It combines photographs, texts and points of view.
It is also on art, philosophy, science and life in general. A variety of sources and fields.
New Street Agenda is a different point of view on street photography. It strives to raise the prestige and importance of street photography as an art form, an educational field and an area of visual communication.
New Street Agenda arranges annual workshops, personal coach programs and Street Meets in Europe.
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