Cuba Street Photographer

March 2016

Havana – Santa Clara – Trinidad – Cienfuegos – Havana

CubaStreetPhotographer 16 ASEI love the unexpected nature of the streets. Going out and photographing, not knowing what lies around the corner. Surprises, opportunities, serendipity, stillness .. Life. There is always something. Walking around in Cuba, it was hard not to see the beauty in the most simplest of things.

At the start of our trip, I was too much in my own head. Trying too hard to make images work, worrying about composition, framing, lighting, movement, contrast .. everything. As soon as I let go, enjoyed being in the moment, things started to click.

I walked and felt so much clarity in the thoughtlessness of walking around. Just smiling, being with people and the streets and then the photos just happened.

Trips like this are refreshing. I get to spend time with my thoughts, meditate in full awe of this amazing planet we live on. I need these trips each year .. It was India a few years ago, Myanmar last year and this year, Cuba.

Here is a preview and a few of my favourite images from 2 weeks in a land of so much colour and beauty.

Thank you Cuba.

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Wedding + Street Photographer based in Vancouver, BC

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So good. Sachin, have you considered publishing an art book of your travel photos? I’d buy one for sure.

So many amazing moment Sachin! Can’t wait to hear all about your trip XX

Lovely images Sachin!

Those are incredible!


Sachin. The last frame. Ahhhhh

C’mon dude.

These were amazing!!! Great job!

Great images Sach! Pleased to hear it was a fantastic trip

John Hope

Superb dude!!

Amazing frames – love the one of the guy in the mirror and the curtain moving – magic!


really enjoyed looking at these dude. great eye :)

These are really great Sachin, full of life!

Mate, these are awesome. Great set, I especially love the last one of the guy laying down which mirrors the mural. Really well seen.

Anushé Low

These are insane Khona!! Wow! Some of the best street photography I’ve seen of Cuba in years, you’ve become a master! Xx

These are SO good.

bro… so, so good. i haven’t been inspired by street photography in a long time, but this is so great. story, composition, and light in every frame. i second what elissa said!

Kirsten Mavric

Phenomenal, Sachin! Takes me right back there :)

Mili Ghosh

Beautiful images !!

Amazing set of images Sachin, but that last one has to be my favourite.

Luke Hayden

You’re on fire!!!

I love these! I’ve been wanting to visit cuba for a good while now. Hopefully I can make it happen before it changes too much. :-)

These are fantastic!!!!

That light! God these are good xx

Love these Sachin, some really great compositions.

I love these Sach, I can see your style all over them. Heartbreakingly beautiful. The one of the old lady in the mirror. DUDDDDDDDE.

Sachin awesome frames!!!

Amazing collection of photographs. You clearly have an amazing vision for great moments in time.

So so Good man

Some frames deserve place in street photography history

so much colour and energy, fantastic collection man, bravo x

This is a masterclass in street photography Sach! Totally love the storytelling in each frame. Especially love the dog hanging on the window!!!

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