Artist of the Week – Garry Winogrand

Garry Winogrand was known as a American street photographer and known for his portrayal of American life, and its social issues. He was one of three photographers featured in the influential New Documents exhibition at Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1967 and had his solo exhibitions there in 1969, 1977 and 1988. Winogrand worked as a freelance photojournalist and advertising photographer in he 1950s and 1960s. He shot more than five million photos of street style. Besides the basic information of the artist, I think street photography is not a strange topic among photographers and artists because all of photos are taken randomly on the street which is called street photography. It is not difficult for people who love photography or are photographers. Street photography easily shoots the valuable moments of the characters in the photos. People will express their real emotion and natural face because artists of street photography snap or take fast the moment which they think it is significantly natural of people around them. People can take a lot of photos on the street with just a camera or a smartphone with high pixel. Nowadays. a lot of young generations are excited about street photography. They take some beautiful photos from people who are not close with them. Therefore, street photography is an enjoyable art that people can shoot a lot of valuable moments around them. If they want it more beautiful or colorful, they can editor fix with a lot of filter to have photos which people like the best.

This photo of Garry Winogrand.

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