Daido Moriyama Is One of the Most Famous Street Photographers in the World — This Is How He Takes Pictures
At 80, the Japanese photographer Daido Moriyama has been taking photographs for decades, publishing nearly 150 books of his work. His photographs are known to be in-your-face, black and white images with grainy, high-contrast and his fast-paced shooting style has influenced a generation of street photographers. Typically, an entire roll of 36 shots in less than 100 meters. The snapshots simultaneously refuse to disclose their exact location but reveal everything about the people and place.