Richard Learoyd takes us inside his giant homemade camera

Photographer Richard Learoyd demonstrates how to make a photograph using a jumbo-size camera obscura he built himself. His intimate, sharply focused portraits are exposed directly onto photo paper; they are one-of-a-kind original prints without negatives.

Is Photography Over?

Working with everything from giant camera obscuras to ghostly, atmospheric photograms, these photographers stretch their art practice both technologically and conceptually, begging the question: is there value to speaking about photography as a specific practice or discipline?



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