The Old Man At The Flea Market

I shot this image while walking through a market in Amsterdam last week. It struck me how fitting this old man was among the objects he was selling…

 

5 thoughts on “The Old Man At The Flea Market

  1. Wonderful image, once again! Which lens do you use? Do you stay away from the subject, or you ask permission first? I wanted to try street photography, but I don’t know how to approach the subject.

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    • Merci Anne. I shot with the 50mm that day so I was really close to my subject. You don’t need permission for editorial candid street photography. People only know I’m shooting if I do street portraits and I interact with them. If they see me shoot and ask, I just explain what I am doing and usually enjoy a nice conversation with them.

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