Zone Focusing

In this video you will learn the basics of Zone Focusing in Street Photography. To capture the "Decisive Moment" you need to be fast; and nothing is faster than not having to focus at all.

3 C's Of Visual Storytelling

In this video you will learn the three basic principles of visual storytelling. Camera, Context, and Character.

Hiding in Plain Sight

In this video you will learn how to "Hide in Plain Sight" in Street Photography. This technique allows you to get very close to your subjects without influencing their behavior.


In this video you will learn all about personal "Safety" in Street Photography. The video covers three techniques (Tape, Strap, and Presentation) that will help you stay safe on the streets.


Raw Capture, Linear Gamma and Exposure

by Bruce Fraser

Optimizing Exposure

By Michael Reichmann

Zone System Print Chart

By David Coleman Photography

Visual Storytelling Basics

By David Coleman Photography

Exposure Triangle Card

By David Coleman Photography

Creating a Storybook

By David Coleman Photography

Exposing to the Right Explained

By Spencer Cox

San Francisco's Privately Owned Public Open Spaces (POPOS)

Zone System Usage (Luminance & RGB)

By David Coleman Photography

Printing Companies Comparison Chart

By David Coleman Photography

Digital Sensor Crop Factor

By David Coleman Photography

How to Calculate Print Resolution

By David Coleman Photography


These guides are not intended to be legal advice. I am not a lawyer. I have not had legal training. Readers should seek the advice of a competent attorney when they need legal advice regarding a specific situation.

The Ten Legal Commandments of Photography

Legal Rights of Photographers

By Andrew C. Kantor

The Photographer's Right

By Bert P. Krages II


A Photographer's Guide to the First Amendment

by PDN