Capturing the perfect photograph is all about being in the right place at the right time. Things can happen in the blink of an eye without ever being repeated, and it takes a special kind of photographer to know where to point the camera in that split second before the moment disappears forever.

Take a look at this list compiled by Bored Panda for some awesome examples of perfectly timed street photography. Don't forget to vote for your favorite!

#1

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

David Taggart Report

Sumayyah Haneef Daniels
Community Member
3 years ago

This is so powerful

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#2

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

This one is is quite powerful.

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#3

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

maryhadalittlelamb
Community Member
3 years ago

wow even the tear looks like a bird in the continuation

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#4

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

imgur.com Report

Laura Ingles.
Community Member
3 years ago

Loving the cat looking just as supreme as the two lions!!

Janet Julien
Community Member
3 years ago

Mew know it!!

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Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

And now that the missing piece has been found and set, the puzzle is complete. *huge secret gate opens*

Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
3 years ago

This kitty knows he is just one of the boys!

blugeagua
Community Member
3 years ago

Or it's a she

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Cameron Johnson
Community Member
3 years ago

*RAWR* *RAWR* *meow*

Ilyushka
Community Member
3 years ago

"Someday..." -cat

Gianni Bekir
Community Member
3 years ago

When you cheat on your cv but you obtain anyway your job

Vicky Skelton
Community Member
3 years ago

"If I were king of the Fooorest!".

Shruti J.
Community Member
3 years ago

That cat is rockin' it!

Gillian Concannon
Community Member
3 years ago

Brilliant

Jim Phoenix
Community Member
3 years ago

The cat is proving that they are descended from the lions.

Missy J.
Community Member
3 years ago

He looks just as majestic!

Tanya Moore
Community Member
3 years ago

The cat's attitude is "I can do that"!

Elaira Skevi
Community Member
3 years ago

hahaha that's high self-esteem!

Eulalie Grace
Community Member
3 years ago

Cat showing how it's done!

Ellie Worgan
Community Member
3 years ago

hahaha this is fantastic!!

Steven Ley
Community Member
3 years ago

To lazy for being guardian.

Amy Carter
Community Member
3 years ago

He say's I'm the real lion, those guys are statues.

Marty BlackEagle-Carl
Community Member
3 years ago

love this

Peter Kovak
Community Member
3 years ago

Well, in fact they're siblings!

Patricia Ross
Community Member
3 years ago

Finally the respect I deserve!

Kenneth Boos Lamy
Community Member
3 years ago

Hahh, I'm as big

Susanne Zach
Community Member
3 years ago

a big and a wonderfull cat

Elly Essenberg
Community Member
3 years ago

He IS as supreme.

Florence Hastings
Community Member
3 years ago

You are what you believe! :-)

Beatrijs Anckaert
Community Member
3 years ago

The cat looks better!

Claudia Taylor
Community Member
3 years ago

Regal Cats

Beckoning Chasm
Community Member
3 years ago

Look at that poofy tail. Someone's not happy about sharing the street.

Jean Mapplebeck
Community Member
3 years ago

copy cat .

Debbie Sweeney
Community Member
3 years ago

Love it!

Irene Walton
Community Member
3 years ago

love this!!

Michelle McClain
Community Member
3 years ago

Purr....fect.......

Joan Connorton
Community Member
3 years ago

~ like the photographer said: OK..now give me REGAL~!

Charles Laster
Community Member
3 years ago

All cars are lions in their own opinion.

Karen Chaddock
Community Member
3 years ago

That Tabby cat has a the right attitude !

Speranta Regasire
Community Member
3 years ago

This must be "Cat Alley" :)

Hunter James
Community Member
3 years ago

:-T

Kopitiam English
Community Member
3 years ago

What can I say, the cat knows how to act....

Renan Machado
Community Member
3 years ago

Dreaming is nog prohibited...

CastBound
Community Member
3 years ago

The lions are fierce and strong! *ROAAR!* The kitten tries! *roar* =3

Dianna Jeffries
Community Member
3 years ago

Yes, yes and yes!!

Don't Listen To Me
Community Member
3 years ago

What's The Difference?

Brinda Kansara
Community Member
3 years ago

Feeling of being powerful

Jenny Aganan
Community Member
3 years ago

much better than the two XD

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#5

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

this is porn for dog

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#6

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Gillian Concannon
Community Member
3 years ago

Made me laugh out loud

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#7

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

imgur.com Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

Rebel pigeon.

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#8

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

new kind of pot of gold

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#9

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Medhansh Vashisht
Community Member
3 years ago

Cyborg-Peacock!!! Robo-Cock is that you?

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#10

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Jonathan Higbee Report

Vanessa
Community Member
3 years ago

let's try this blue filter on Instagram... O_O

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#11

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Liu Tao Report

AathiraSunil
Community Member
3 years ago

.PORTAL.

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#12

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Liu Tao Report

Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
3 years ago

I'm gonna have to try this trick the next time I go to Disneyland!

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#13

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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It's Caturday
Community Member
3 years ago

Hmmm. Don't know how to feel about this one. Next!

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#14

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
3 years ago

The Martians have landed....

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#15

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Lu Karina
Community Member
3 years ago

Your butt smells like... ummm, perfect.

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#16

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Frederic Vasquez Report

Monkey D. Luffy
Community Member
3 years ago

Kinda looks like the angel is smoking a cigar.

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#17

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Desdemona Shakespeare
Community Member
3 years ago

Wooah! It looks like I have x-ray vision.

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#18

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

Shruti J.
Community Member
3 years ago

Nice ears...

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#19

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Chu Việt Hà Report

Tung Cao
Community Member
3 years ago

very suprise to see a photo come from Vietnam :))

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#20

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

GlitterGlitch
Community Member
3 years ago

Mom! Santa is cross dressing again!

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#21

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Steve Black Report

Sharon Welsh Gibson
Community Member
3 years ago

Excellent pic well done :)

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#22

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Diego Bardone Report

Medhansh Vashisht
Community Member
3 years ago

Let us blow the entire city in 3. .2 .1......booooooooooonnnnnnnnn

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#23

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

imgur.com Report

Medhansh Vashisht
Community Member
3 years ago

Stealth mode: Activated!!

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#24

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Medhansh Vashisht
Community Member
3 years ago

Nearly headless Sir Nicholas, finally lost it completely!!!!

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#25

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

Maggie Grover Bacher
Community Member
3 years ago

it's a secret message. follow that arrow

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#26

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Yvonne Bernal
Community Member
3 years ago

Dreaming BIG!

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#27

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Hirokazu Toda Report

Sophie G
Community Member
3 years ago

dementorshadow!

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#28

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Danielle Report

Flora Polvado
Community Member
3 years ago

Park at your own risk indeed!

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#29

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

Vicky Skelton
Community Member
3 years ago

Sue was always prepared with magic crosswalk scarf.

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#30

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

i'd not feel safe sitting there

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#31

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Oak Oak Report

Becky Maule
Community Member
3 years ago

that was a very clever street artist to set the up.

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#32

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Tao Liu Report

Cuzy123
Community Member
3 years ago

Too good!

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#33

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

my mom was gray and my father was brown

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#34

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Flora Polvado
Community Member
3 years ago

"Wait, what? I don't understand, dude?"

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#35

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Liu Tao Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

Punk-rocker.

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#36

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Shlomy Evron Report

Victoria Vanderwall Tucker
Community Member
3 years ago

It looks like Mary Poppins and Bert!

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#37

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Jonathan Higbee Report

Jamal W
Community Member
3 years ago

What if she lowered the book and it was really her...

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#38

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Renan Machado
Community Member
3 years ago

Did I drink too much again?!?

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#39

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

littlemidget Report

Medhansh Vashisht
Community Member
3 years ago

Call me Sire!!!!

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#40

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Pau Buscató Report

Jamal W
Community Member
3 years ago

Wonder how long those have been in there lol

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#41

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

This one is kinda creepy.

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#42

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Hiroki Fujitani Report

Flora Polvado
Community Member
3 years ago

Wonder how many shots they went through to get this, was it pure chance?

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#43

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

thingsImadeup Report

Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

i'd loved to be there to see this pictures taken

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#44

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

imgur.com Report

Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

Magic

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#45

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Elliott Erwitt Report

Zoria Polunoczaja
Community Member
3 years ago

Art imitates life... Or something

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#46

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Antonio E. Ojeda Report

LauRa Morgan
Community Member
3 years ago

Great

#47

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

it's certainly warm. We can see he's perfectly hydrated

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#48

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

I'm concerned about that "pretty ladies" sign, but I seriously like this photo. So much meaning to it.

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#49

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Savina Stankova
Community Member
3 years ago

I see a lot of sarrow in both women eyes

#50

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

And another powerful piece.

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#51

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Mal Smith Report

Cathleen Morris
Community Member
3 years ago

Sad, actually ...

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#52

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Takashi Yasui Report

Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

wow that's cool

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#53

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Nicholas souvatzis Report

Timmy Carey
Community Member
3 years ago

THIS! IS! SPARTA!

#54

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Cuzy123
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks kinda staged

#55

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

This one is pretty powerful too.

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#56

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Weber Report

Suhas SV
Community Member
3 years ago

Thank god my kilt was in the laundry

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#57

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

Life in a comic book.

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#58

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Chu Việt Hà Report

Cuzy123
Community Member
3 years ago

Usain bolts winning smile

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#59

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

David Mar Quinto Report

Monkey D. Luffy
Community Member
3 years ago

Vampires gone wild.

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#60

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

maryhadalittlelamb
Community Member
3 years ago

100 points more to unlock

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#61

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Bryan Stokely Report

Sharon Ward
Community Member
3 years ago

Want to go through the stones?

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#62

Perfectly Timed Street Photography

Matt Stuart Report

Angela Arco
Community Member
3 years ago

Mad Eye Moody!

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