Digital viewfinder cameras are now more like system cameras, in order to remain in the jargon of experts. This gives the meditative moment of manual photography a new magic even in the digital age. Humans have not changed in the transition from analog to digital time. Even in the digital age, people have remained analog.
Angelo Ferrillo wrote in „Il Fotografo“ an interesting article about the change in street photography from „photographic genre to way of being.“
„The Power of the Camera in Documenting Social Movements“ is the headline from a relevant article about cameras as weapons. “Gordon Parks said he used the camera as a weapon to show the stories of injustices,” Willis says. “I see that photographers today are doing the same, that they’re using their lenses to capture moments,
„Racism is still around, but I´m not about to let it destroy me.“ This sentence writes Gordon Parks in the Prologue of his book „Half Past Autumn“. It is a very authentic book about pen, music and camera – the life of Gordon Parks.
Russian Fairytales is the title of the book. Photographs that have not been thought out and yet look like from another world. But of course only for those who don’t see something like this every day.