Street Photography: Princess May boot fair / by Nigel Rumsey

Part of an ongoing 'Sunday Morning series', shooting street photography at the Princess May boot fair. It saves me from hanging around aimlessly while my beautiful wife is looking at the clothes (again). Street photography: A man & his daughter at the Princess May boot fair

I've struggled back and forth between colour and black & white. My eye defaults to b&W for street photography too easily, I'm aware of that, and this market is generally bursting with colour. But then that b&w looks so clean, classic and so beautiful. However that colour it does catch the eye... there's red in there you know. You see how it goes. I tried to resist the dark side but in this instance I just couldn't ....

Street photography: A man searching for bargins at the Princess May boot fair

Street photography: A group talking at the Princess May boot fair

Street photography: A woman in a headscarf at the Princess May boot fair

If you're ever there on a Sunday morning I'm the guy with the camera and the 'I need a coffee' look. Come over and say hi.