...capturing the heartbeat of the city is something else.Takeaway: Cities have pockets of energy unlike any other place on earth. Focus on the unique qualities of that come with being in a high-density, urban area and make those the subject of your photos.
Cityscapes can have an extremely wide dynamic range of light due to artificial lighting, more so than landscapes. There’s often a large difference between the brightest and darkest areas of our images. Our cameras aren’t capable of capturing scenes of such high contrast.Takeaway: Nailing city shots will take patience and some extra exposure work. Know your camera's various options and do a little post work to get the cleanest shot.
Sometimes you can obtain a fantastic photograph by luck but that doesn’t give your work consistency...Takeaway: Patience and planning are just as important in urban photography as in landscape photography.