Nick Brandt on using a digital camera – I hated it

I brought a Hasselblad 60 megapixel medium format digital camera to Africa with me. I took photos side by side with my film camera. The digital camera’s images were sharper. They had more detail in both the shadows and the highlights. The digital camera made photographing very, very easy. And I hated it. … In fact, had I photographed using a digital camera from the beginning, I’m not sure that I would have liked a single photograph that I had ever taken....

March 23, 2023 · 107 words

Doisneau on good pictures

If I knew how to take a good picture, I’d do it all the time Robert Doisneau

July 13, 2021 · 17 words