New York Subway

I know this is idiosyncratic but I shoot a lot of street / subway performers, but I won't photograph the musicians unless they are actually either good (technically) or pleasing in some way.  There are sax players who have made a very good living in...

And by that I mean, they didn't know each other, and I didn't know them.  I must have said something funny to break the ice.  I've been known to do that if I want more than a candid moment but some sort of reaction. [caption id="attachment_19773"...

Blurs and grays are the colors I choose. The subway is the stage for this young lady. This was shot with a Rollei TLR camera (medium format). Circa 1993. New York IRT subway....

New York Subway Car 4x5 CameraI was always uncomfortable, just about phobic on the subway, until I began photographing it. Somehow, capturing on film, and later digital made my completely enamored of at least photographing on the subway. It may seem...