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 ...
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 ...
From New Street Agenda: The Workshop in Berlin, September 18-21, 2015. Shot at Monbijou Park, September 20, 2015. This shot is also posted to Slow Gallery and Itching Images. © Knut Skjærven. Berlin, September 21, 2015 #knutskjærven #knutskjaerven #newstreetagenda #theworkshop #streetphotography #dancing #dancingcouple #monbijouparkContinue Reading ...
Yes, I know. Street photography is out of fashion and is not supposed to be taken seriously. If you don’t accept this, as I don’t, having a mission statement for your activity as a photographer, is very helpful. One of the preshop tasks given to participants in the annual workshop based on New Street Agenda […]Continue Reading ...
Dear Participant Welcome to New Street Agenda, The Workshop, that will take place in Berlin, September 18-21, 2015. This is a private community that can be seen only by you and me. This is our work area. As The Workshop includes a PreShop, that will unfold before we meet in Berlin, you should and can […]Continue Reading ...
Interesting how things can come together. I am reading a book by Norman Doidge named The Brain that Changes Itself. Stories of Personal Triumphs from Frontiers of Brain Science. All in the name of photography. Read street photography. I need to know what happens when we meet a photograph. There is not much out there […]Continue Reading ...
New Street Agenda, The Workshop, starts at the end of this week. Friday to be more precise. The draft agenda was published long time ago. The detailed agendas will be published the day after it has happened. On a day to day basic. Here are that targets that will be addresses: Visual Basics, Gestalt Factors […]Continue Reading ...
Some of you know that the next workshop based on New Street Agenda tools and visions, is set to Berlin, September 18 – 21, 2015. The workshop consists of two sections: A PreShop (preparations before we meet in Berlin), and a Workshop, that will happen when we are in Berlin. During the PreShop participants 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.
Stay tuned and you will find out how and why.
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