Quote Originally Posted by clayne View Post
He's a "fine art photographer" and I think we all know what that means. As far as street photography goes, it's always best to flash a smile or just explain to the people you're a street photographer documenting city life. If they ask for it to be deleted "sorry, film cannot be unexposed." I understand his gist, which is to not be a jerk with a camera, but the solution isn't to stop taking photos on the street.

That being said I do think there are way too many cameras out there these days in one form or another. I also think people are much less open photo-wise than say 10 years ago.
Good post.

But one would think people should be used to getting shot with all the cell phones and little cams waving around in the world.