Country rock and folk musician Johnny Cash was known infamously for his run-ins with the law. Very few people got to see this intimate and loving side of The Man in Black.
He mixed in with felons, prisoners and hard boiled criminals with his performances at Folsom Prison and San Quentin. His live recording at the places showed a different side of the famous Mr. Johnny Cash, one that involved being a reprieve for the souls inside the walls of prison. You can actually hear the happiness of the people amidst the hootering and hollering. Johnny Cash was that simple kind of happiness for his audiences.
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A few months ago, Lomography made available a whole range of pinhole cameras made out of premium wood. Interested on knowing how good they are, I brought the medium format one on my last trip to Germany.
As a professional photography graduate, Fernando never goes out without carrying at least one camera and treats it as an integral part of his body. Although he uses both digital and analog gears, he still regards using film as a more intimate way of creating images. Let's all welcome our newcomer from Brazil, Fernando Monteiro.
Coinciding with the relaunch of the Lomography community website is the debut of one of the Magazine's newest series, Meet the Innovators. Here, we'll be talking to some of the game changers in the field of photography to get a closer look on what they do as well as find out their personal insights. For our opening salvo we proudly introduce Cat Ong, Lomography's very own Head of Optic Product Development who counts the research and development of the LC-A family, Russar and Petzval Art Lenses, Diana F+, and Lomo'Instant, among many others, as some of his projects.