Thoughtfactory: large format

a minor blog about the trials, tribulations and explorations of large format, analogue photography in Australia

Relevant Sites

These don't necessarily refer to alternative or large format photography. They're connections  that inform and influence my large format photographic practice. 

The Photocaptionist




Hiroshi Yamasaki  

He is a conceptual photographer whose works as a filmmaker were a continuation of the path created and explored with his still images photographer and filmmaker. His central preoccupation is  the role light and time play in creating images through the mechanical apparatus. His  most well known series, Heliography, released in 1974, is a   series of photos in which  Yamazaki subtracts all the unnecessary elements that usually are linked to a beautiful coastal landscape, focusing primarily on the sun and the sea, captured  through very long exposures.  These are the still images