Street portraiture has as much in common with meditation or therapy than it does with creating art. There is great satisfaction when I get home and see that an image I've captured does indeed reflect the unique personality of the person I shared an interaction with, but even if my focus is off and they blinked in every frame, the meeting and connection cannot be eroded…

I’m often asked what my set up is for capturing the dynamic nature of street photography; in this post I’ll explain my choice of camera, lens and accessories and why I’ve settled on them. For those thinking about starting street photography, I’ll also explain why you don’t need thousands of pounds worth of equipment to capture some great images…