Face in a Place

Street Portraits in Cleveland, Ohio

We spend a lot of time in our home base of Cleveland, Ohio but we’re just not starting to get into our Spring groove as the days get longer, and the sun shines brighter. And with warmer weather comes more people, slinking out off their Winter hibernations, to indulge themselves. This time, early spring, is one of the best to get out there with you camera and take photos in the streets!

April is also Architecture Week is from April 14th to the 20th, so this gives us a great opportunity to get out there and explore the beauty and craftsmanship of our man-made surroundings.


The light of sunset is especially beautiful this time of year, and even though the sun may be bright past 7pm, you can see get cool and moody shadows by putting your subjects between you and our closest star.


The 16mm lens is a stellar choice for street photography due to its wide field of view, capturing expansive scenes with remarkable depth and detail. Its wide angle allows photographers to immerse viewers in the bustling energy of urban landscapes, bringing every element of the street to life. With this lens, you can skillfully incorporate foreground elements to add layers to your compositions, drawing viewers into the heart of the action. Its versatility shines in tight, crowded spaces, effortlessly capturing the essence of street life without sacrificing clarity or context. The 16mm lens excels in low-light conditions, enabling photographers to freeze the fleeting moments of street life with precision and clarity. From candid portraits to dynamic street scenes, this lens empowers photographers to unleash their creativity and tell captivating stories through their images, making it an indispensable tool for any street photographer.

Meanwhile, look for our latest street photography video on YouTube! New videos go up anywhere between 2 to 3 times a month!


Until then, cheers and keep your feet in the street.