Eric Kogan is a talented street photographer with an amazing eye to catch photographic frames in streets. He is originally from St. Petersburg, Russia, but he lives in the United States at present. He has a unique ability to spot amazing frames in ordinary streets. And he knows exactly when and how to capture them. He never misses a good opportunity for a photograph it seems.
Eric Kogan has stated that street photography inspires him because it takes the ordinary and makes it extraordinary in an interview with the online photography magazine ‘Up’. He does not excessively post product images which makes them more natural. See his brilliant captures below, which all are from New York city streets.
It is crystal clear that mere luck or chances are not enough to grasp a moment like this. One has to be innovative, extremely alert, lightning-fast and really patient. Looks like the photographer Eric Kogan has mastered all of these aspects.
To add more context to the scene, he sometimes does manual composition, which makes the photograph more story-telling. Enjoy the rest of his amazing captures. Visit his Instagram for more photographs like this. And please share your thoughts with us in the comment section.