Archive for December, 2006

call for submissions: pinhole, zone plate and toy cam postcards

Friday, December 29th, 2006

from the pinhole email list: Linn-Benton Community College is seeking submissions for Light Box IV, a postal art show of toy camera, pinhole, and zone plate photography. Due: February 17, 2007 Show Dates: February 20 to April 6, 2007 Format: Two postcards with a brief statement of why the photographer uses that method of photography [...]

Wayne Belger: Yama

Wednesday, December 6th, 2006

I’ve posted about Wayne Belger‘s astonishing pinhole cameras before, but his latest camera, Yama, is something else again. “The latest camera is named Yama. The Tibetan god of death. Very different from the Western view of death. In Tibetan Buddhism Yama will see all of life, Karma is the “judge” that keeps the balance. The [...]