Best Camera & Accessories To Use In 2019 For Shooting Street Photography?
Pixean
October 3, 2019

Street photography, just like any other genre has its special way of shooting, which needs special cameras and gears. If you are looking for starting off your attempt in street photography, then let me tell you, you have ended up in the right place. 

 

This blog will give you a concise idea about gears and accessories you can use for shooting street photography. So without wasting much time, let's get started with the list of 2019.

 

4 Best Cameras For Street Photography In 2019

 

 Fujifilm X-T3:

 

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Clicked On Fujifilm X-T3

 

Fujifilm is a great brand that makes compatible cameras for street photography. Almost all their cameras can be used for this niche, but we are focusing more on the Fujifilm X-T3. Starting off with the notable quality is its compact size, for a long day of shoot. 

 

It is small yet has a full camera body design with a very solid body. One of the best things in this camera is its manual settings which gives you a very classic feeling as a photographer. 

 

The X-T3 is packed with a new 26.1MP X-Trans CMOS 4 Sensor, which makes it one of the best cameras for street photography.

 

You can buy this camera at a price of Rs.108,699/- 

Read more about the camera on Fujifilm.in

 

Olympus OMD EM10 Mk II:

 

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Clicked On Olympus OMD EM10 Mk II

 

Street photography is all about pace. You and your camera has to be very quick in capturing the natural behaviours of people around. And for that, nothing is better than the Olympus OMD EM10 Mk II. 

 

This camera has one of the best Autofocus features. It is ideal for candid photography. Not just in the light, but it will also give you exceptional performance in low light situations. It is definitely a good buy for street photography.

 

You can buy this camera at a price of Rs. 46,500

Read more about the camera on Digitalcameraworld.com

 

Ricoh GR II:

 

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Clicked On Ricoh GR II

 

This is one of the most popular cameras amongst street photographers, especially for its extremely compact and casual body type. When you carry this camera around in public places, it almost looks like a normal holiday snapshot camera. And nobody would imagine it to be a fully professional street camera.

 

You can definitely use this camera to click amazing shots without intimidating people around you. The GR II is packed with high image quality and great autofocus.

 

You can buy this camera for Rs. 57,995/-

Read more features on Ricoh.co.in

 

Leica Q2:

 

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Captured On Leica Q2

 

This is an extremely professional choice for street photography. Leica Q2 is an exceptionally premium quality camera and is going to cost you a few extra bucks than any other camera mentioned above.

 

But if you are ready to invest then let me mention, the Q2 will offer you a great stability in Image quality. It is also leather shielded so you can easily use it in any weather conditions. 

 

Another of its professional quality being, its 47.3mp full frame sensor which allows you to print your photographs in big banner size. 

 

You can buy this camera for Rs.334,746/-

Read more about the camera at us.leica-camera.com

 

Lenses For Street Photography In 2019

 

Fujifilm 35mm F2 R WR:

 

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Captured On Fujifilm 35mm

 

Combining this lens with Fujifilm X-T3 and you will get yourself a very affordable and great quality gear for street photography. 

 

The best you can use this lens is for Portraits. So while you walk around for street photography, you can enjoy capturing portrait shots of strangers.

 

Buy this lens for Rs. 37,813 /- 

 

Nikon 50mm F1.8 G:

 

This lens is priced insanely low for its performance. With its super-sharp image quality and large aperture of F1.8, you can capture some amazing photographs in low light situations. 

 

It is best compatible with Nikon DSLR and you are all set to get good at the street photography game.

 

You can buy this lens at Rs.12,849/-

 

Sony 28mm F2 (Full Frame E Mount):

 

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Captured Using Sony 28mm F2

 

While being slightly chunky than the rest of the lenses mentioned above, this lens is still reasonably lightweight for all-day-long shoots.

 

You can use it for extreme close up and still manage to have a wider frame, with its fixed 28mm focal length.

 

You can buy this lens at  Rs.30,990 /-

 

Conclusion:

 

This was what you need to have in your gears and accessories while doing street photography. But apart from that, the must have accessories include a couple of other things like, 

  1. Camera Bag to protect your gears from harsh weather,
  2. Camera Strap, for comfortably shooting throughout the day,
  3. Extra batteries,
  4. Google Maps, to trace location,
  5. And at last, a comfortable pair of shoes to keep moving.

Hopefully, you make a good choice and get started with your street photography.

 

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