— Sean Tucker




About This Course

Embark on a profound exploration into the world of street photography with my friend, Joshua K. Jackson, a highly respected figure in this captivating field. In this illuminating video, Joshua generously shares his seasoned wisdom and valuable insights to help alleviate common apprehensions often associated with street photography. He particularly focuses on the significant role our body language plays and the crucial importance of establishing clear intentions before immersing ourselves in a street photography session.

Joshua's advice is deeply rooted in his personal experiences and numerous challenges he faced and overcame during his journey in street photography. When it comes to photographing strangers in public spaces, it's common to experience feelings of self-consciousness and anxiety. However, Joshua shares how our body language can have a profound impact on these encounters. He believes that by adopting a confident demeanor and showing genuine respect for our subjects, we can transform potentially intimidating experiences into rewarding exchanges that further enrich our photographic pursuits.

Furthermore, Joshua strongly emphasizes the significance of setting clear intentions before stepping out with our camera. Understanding the why behind our desire to capture certain images and the narrative we wish to convey can bring a sense of purpose to our photography. This not only infuses our work with more depth and meaning but also provides a sense of direction, ensuring that our photographic efforts align with our vision.

The sage advice Joshua imparts in this video struck a deep chord with me, and I am confident that you will also find it equally insightful and helpful. Whether you are at the beginning of your photographic journey or are a seasoned veteran, Joshua's pearls of wisdom have the potential to empower you to approach street photography with a renewed sense of confidence and purpose.

Ultimately, the art of street photography is a personal voyage of discovery and expression. Learning from experienced photographers like Joshua provides an invaluable source of knowledge and inspiration, equipping us with the necessary tools to overcome our fears, embrace our creativity, and capture the world around us with authenticity and respect.


Sean Tucker
Over my career to date, I’ve been fortunate enough to tell visual stories for individuals, NGO'S and big multinational corporations across more than 20 countries. I've travelled many long hours as a solo filmmaker and photographer to create work with a meaningful message. I’ve also helped organisations to set up inhouse studios and trained them to tell their own compelling visual stories. In more recent years I began a popular YouTube channel where I seek to inspire other creatives, and I’ve written and published a book sharing my philosophy for the creative life.


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