hit spots in me that a normally composed shot could not. i think i delved into this before. i have a couple more. this is what i like about street shooting. it allows for this side of me to come out.
the traditional countryside situation, while nice, will not lend itself easily to offbeat shooting. i have the classical hat on when i find myself in such circumstances. it's like going to church, i guess. i can't be irreverent. more importantly, that i need to be more respectful; in this case, to the "craft". that's just me, though.
i like it that you noticed the tripod