Taking self-portraits in mirrors seems like a typical thing from the digital era to you? You are kinda wrong. Capturing yourself with your favorite camera in hands and a gormless expression on your face was around in the swinging Sixties already!
This self-portrait of Paul McCartney proves that people were into taking photos of their own reflections in mirrors way before it was part of the mainstream. Having focused with his twin lens reflex Rolleiflex, the Beatle captured himself in this way:
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C.S Muncy is a New York City-based freelance photojournalist and a fellow LomoAmigo who tested and reviewed the LomoChrome Turquoise film. The rolls of film were put to good use; the resulting shots were simply stunning.
This article is dedicated to Serge Moulinier, a largely unknown French photographer who won one of the most important prizes in France with a book on Greek architecture. Strangely, few information can be found on the Internet about this great photographer whose work had also been published in an important essay written by the famous John Szarkowski, former Director of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Thick smoke, soft breeze, rippled water. For Veronika Gilková, these elements deserve a touch of visual magic. In this interview, she talks about culling nature-based images with intuition and quiet wonder.