Scanning negatives is a pain. Seriously. And for long I’ve been jealous of foreign photographers for getting brilliant clean scans when I could really never manage to fight the dust. So once the negative was scanned, I’d spend about 15 minutes just cleaning it out. Until I discovered Digital ICE. Anyway, the top image is […]Read more "Why Digital ICE Is Going To Save Your Life"
Now most of us don’t know how to start experimenting with a medium. How to start shooting film is the most common question which people have. Starting with film doesn’t have to be a process which needs a lot of change in workflow, after all its just a different medium for the same image. The […]Read more "Seamless Transitions : From Digital To Film And Back"
The last few days have been very kind in terms of finds and acquisitions. Firstly now my Canon kit is now loaded with a fantastic 24-70 2.8 L lens. Its freaking fantastic and I love it. Is it better than my super fav 50mm 1.4? Not really, its not comparable in terms of sharpness or […]Read more "Something Old Something New"
Does it really make sense to be reading and learning about all those technical parts in photography? Might it be books on “digital photography” or “35mm film photography”, does it really help to read all that and can you actually implement that information in your work? I speak to a lot of friends about technical […]Read more "Making Sense of Technical Books"
Dark, intense yet personal, these words may somehow describe his work in terms of the look. But as you look through more and more of his pictures, you’re drawn into the fragility of each moment. Its amazing how he picks to show the world in contrasting yet inherently singular images, carefully looking into his own […]Read more "CC Conversations : Andreas Kaiser"
The first time I saw his work, I was struck by the very simplicity of his portraits. Clean, bright and real, they had a story to tell without the desperate dramatics, it was the clarity of thought and the expressions of everyone of the subjects speaking to viewer. I have always wondered about his portraits, […]Read more "CC Conversations – Jonas Spinoy"
Exploring the male form has always been extremely challenging. Much because there has always been a stereotype mindset with how the men should be seen, cold, brutal and masculine. And as most artist swerve towards the females, there are always a few masters with the eye and the brilliance to see beyond the blunt spartan […]Read more "CC Conversations : Gregor AKA BƛƬƲĐΐƧƮƐ"