Welcome to the world and to the last challenge in the 2016/2017 season at The Academy. Welcome to March Challenge. If February was difficult, March is piece of cake. You are asked to take a street photograph that you definitely can say that you enjoy. In addition it has to be of a humorous sort. […]Continue Reading ...
Admitted. The February Challenge on New Street Agenda: The Academy 2016, is not that easy. It challenges both your visual wit and your visual wisdom. You need to see out of the box. The idea is that you as a participants should tell your own visual story. It is called storytelling. For those who want […]Continue Reading ...
Welcome to the December Challenge on The Academy. Since it is the Christmas month we will make this challenge an easy and a pleasing task. You should shoot and post from December 1 to December 31, 2016. No old stuff please. I am sure you all know about The Rule of Third (TRT) in photography. […]Continue Reading ...
It is not entirely fitting. Nevertheless I will use this photograph as a visual statement that we are approaching the last weekend of the first month. I am talking about New Street Agenda: The Academy 2016. Monday the challenge for October, Visual Repetitions, will be over. A challenge for November has already been set: Common […]Continue Reading ...
November is soon coming. Look forward to The November Challenge at The Academy. It could easily be illustrated by this photograph. Then again it might not be . For those who have the guts to join The Academy, you should start by becoming a member of The Academy and wait for The November Challenge. Go here […]Continue Reading ...
Time to go again. For the next 6 months I will run an academy related to VISUAL BASICS in street photography. It will be simple visual models derived from the area of visual communication of which street photograph is a part. We will train them. There will be a new challenge at the beginning of every […]Continue Reading ...
You don’t want to stress too much in January. After all the celebration around Christmas and the expectations you have for 2017. In itself exhausting. Here comes the rather easy challenge for January 2017 though you might not think it is that easy at first glance. It deals with the principle of Figure/ Ground. A principle […]Continue Reading ...
Good morning this morning. Today, as we all know, is the last day of Repetition – October Challenge. It has been a good month, I would say. Not all have hit the target but many have. These challenges is not only for fun. We know today that the larger part of visual communication goes unnoticed. […]Continue Reading ...
Welcome to the November Challenge on The Academy. You get the November briefing a week ahead because this is the way we use to do it. This challenge can be a bit tricky and that is another good reason to serve you ahead of time. You need to shoot from November 1 to November 31 […]Continue Reading ...
I seem to come back to these words spoken by John Szarkowski in 1966. “The first thing a photographer learned was that photography dealt with the actual; he had not only to accept this fact, but to treasure it: unless he did, photography would defeat him. He learned that the world itself is an artist […]Continue Reading ...
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New Street Agenda is on street photography and other life changing events. It combines photographs, texts and points of view.
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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.
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