Prince Street Split

While waiting for a friend in Soho I spent my time doing what I love to do most, observing the world.

As I tucked myself into a niche between indoors and outdoors I discovered that I had a split view of activity inside of a coffee shop and the street outside.

All I had to do next was wait for the moment when the two worlds were in sync.

Street photography has a lot of parallels to fishing in which a whole lot of time is spent waiting. If you’re lucky, your patience will be rewarded with a moment of excitement.

A real street photographer, like a real fisherman, knows that sometimes nothing is going to happen. But they both know that it’s not always about the catch.

However, on that morning, I caught my limit.

About the author: I am Stephen Kennedy, an experienced photographer with more than 2500 completed sessions in all 50 US states.

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