• Christina Paik

    Christina Paik – Girls

    Christina Paik is based in NY, but actually splits her time between Paris and New York. She started shooting to basically record a sort of diary when she was 15. She…

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    Nikon F4s vs Nikon F5

    First, let me start with full disclosure. I shot with a Nikon F5 mostly from 1997 to about 2000.  (and a Rollei 6008/6006) But I switched back to the F4s for…

  • Raymond Depardon

    Raymond Depardon – Film to Film

    Raymond Depardon was born in France in 1942, and began taking photographs on his family farm at a very young age. He apprenticed to a photographer in Villefranche-sur-Saône, but soon after…

  • Richard Sandler

    Richard Sandler – Glamour and Grime

    Richard Sandler was born in New York in !946. In 1977, while up in Boston, a friend gave him a Leica IIIf. The friend was a professional photographer. It actually was…

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    The $28 Wonder

    The AmazonBasics Flash is one of those flashes that works as well on analog cameras as digital. What’s weird is that Amazon pretty much promotes it as a digital flash. I…

  • Adrienne Salinger

    Adrienne Salinger – Real Teens

    Adrienne Salinger was born in 1956 in Los Angeles. She earned a B.A. at the University of Oregon and an M.F.A. from the Chicago Art Institute. Her original claim to fame…

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    Leanne Surfleet – Accidental Vision

    Zenit is a Favorite Leanne Surfleet is a British photographer, currently based in Norwich. Born in 1987, she graduated with a BA in Contemporary Lens Media from University of Lincoln. Her…

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    The Olympus OM-2 – Better?

    Some say the Olympus OM-2 was the most underrated SLR of all time. I will concede they are usually Olympus shooters, but they are so adamant, it’s only logical to take…

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    Isabel Curdes – Dreams on Film

    Isabel Curdes is a conundrum of sorts. While she basically uses film, she will slap a digital back on her camera when trying something for the first time, or if she’s…

  • Ilona Szwarc

    Ilona Szwarc – A Formal Art

    Ilona Szwarc was born in 1984, in Warsaw, Poland. In 2008 she immigrated to New York City, but is now based out of LA. She has worked as a set photographer,…

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    Tim Walker and the 2018 Pirelli Calendar

    Tim Walker is a pretty big name in fashion photography these days. His pick to be the 2018 Pirelli calendar photographer is a great honor. (it’s about time) That they will…

  • Marco Argüello

    Marco Argüello – South Beach Chroma

    Marco Argüello was born in 1985 in Paraguay, although now he calls Athens, Greece home. Some say his images are over saturated to the point of “garish”.was But this is exactly…