Webo29 explains how he spent many a happy childhood day at Mistra. Today, many years later, he returns with more facial hair and his Lomo Fisheye 2.
El nuevo Centro Cultural Gabriela Mistral (Santiago de Chile) inaugura su área de artes visuales invitando a visitar una muestra patrimonial. El trabajo del fotógrafo holandés Koen Wessing resume los días venideros al golpe de estado en Chile (1973), imágenes que visibilizan aspectos ocultos de este proceso político y social, y que son exhibidas por primera vez en el país. Esta muestra estará abierta sólo hasta este 30 de abril.
Before starting, lift your eyes from this article and look around. You are surrounded by boxes. Real boxes. Also the room is a box, although you still haven't realized it. Houses are big boxes. Bottles, cans, wardrobes and closets, teapots, pumpkins, eggs and... you. Boxes. Everywhere. Now, choose a box. This box will be your new camera.
Since I started pin-holing the world, I have had the strong desire to make a special camera, with the purpose of shooting just one photograph. The purpose was to sacrifice the camera in the process of photo creation – I wanted the camera to become the photograph. To let you understand, the process from the camera to the photograph is the same that ties the baby bird to the egg: the bird grows protected from the shell and when it's ready breaks it and comes out. This is why I decided to create the Pinhegg – An Egg Pinhole Camera.