“Everybody Street” documentary delves deep into the world of New York street photography (VIDEO)
posted Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 1:50 PM EDT
Everybody Street is a new documentary ode to the world of the New York street photographer. Those artists who have both the skills and tenacity to deliver unflinching portraits of the world around them. Available to either rent or buy through Vimeo On Demand, the documentary interviews many of the finest in the business.
Covering nine decades of street photography, Everybody Street features a laundry list of artists featured in the project: Bruce Davidson, Elliott Erwitt, Jill Freedman, Bruce Gilden, Joel Meyerowitz, Rebecca Lepkoff, Mary Ellen Mark, Jeff Mermelstein, Clayton Patterson, Ricky Powell, Jamel Shabazz, Martha Cooper, and Boogie, with historians Max Kozloff and Luc Sante.
If you have any interest in street photography at all, this video delves into how the trouble these photographer get into, how they deal with getting the shots from strangers, digital vs film, and much more. It's available to rent for $4.99 or buy for $12.99. The Vimeo links also features extras and bonus interviews.
And if you're still not convinced, just watch the trailer. It really says all that needs saying.