Many thanks to Alain from whom I have borrowed this amazing camera. One of the rare digital rangefinders that exist, the Epson R-D1. Despite its tiny 6mp sensor, the freedom and weight compared to my bulky 5D make everything easier. There’s no big lens in the face of the subjects, […]
I took this one quickly with Alain’s rangefinder, printed it the same evening and gave back the pic to José the day after. The pic came nicelly and I am pretty proud of the result (15mm Voigtlander on Epson R-D1).
The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction – Walter Benjamin Ways of Seeing – John Berger On Photography – Susan Sontag Towards a Philosophy of Photography – Vilem Flusser Jean Baudrillard – Photography, or the writing of light The Photographer’s Eye – Michael Freeman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._Eugene_Smith Another crazy and genius photographer. I crave for his photographs.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saul_Leiter I have felt over time very close to his way to catch glimpses of movements through windows and reflections. His way to play with colored clair-obscur (I haven’t found another term for it) is humbling too.
A large set of pictures related to Montreal https://www.flickr.com/photos/gwen_rizomes/sets/72157623775850033/
Urban photography https://www.flickr.com/photos/gwen_rizomes/sets/72157623289442969/
Favorite shots of 2010 (so far) [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623434167764″] Favorite shots of 2009 [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623434150700″]
The exhibit took place at Le Comptoir, from April 27th to May 26th 2010, in Montreal, Canada. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157623940130076″]
As a rightfull photo geek, I am keeping a list of the hardware I use. I also keep a separated list of serial numbers for all that stuff but that’s another thing. By the way, you should do the same in case of robbery, fire, etc… as well as keeping […]