September 10, 2020

My Portrait

 My wonderful son Josh, agreed to do my portrait for the article I wrote for View Camera Australia and I am very happy with the result (quite unusual really as like many photographers, I am not that keen on having my photo taken). Josh took one with me next to my 4x5 and another with my 8x10 (chosen for the article)... here they are ...









Article for View Camera Australia

David Tatnall kindly asked me to write an article for View Camera Australia recently. It proved to be a long and cathartic process but an interesting one that made me reflect on my experiences with large format photography and the rapid rate of change of technology from the early 1990's onwards... got me a bit nostalgic really, especially getting out my 4x5 and 8x10 cameras that hadn't seen the light of day for some time...

Here is a link to the article ...

Here is the image I discussed in the section called 'The Photograph Considered'...