Of all the things I know
I understand almost nothing

donderdag 19 augustus 2010

the Thirties: romance, yet




The Kamera Werkstätten Pilot.6 is a minute (620gr.) whispering 6X6 SLR, the mother of the Hasselblad. Very inspiring.
It's from 1936; a year later the Jewish designer fled to Switzerland.
Big theme: "der Wald". You cannot translate that, it's much more than wood or forest. Ask P.Q.Varus.

K.W.Anastigmat 7,5cm. diaphragm 7.7 at ± 0.5 sec. I had to crop the pictures because the angle and composition were dictated by the pickets to put the camera on. FP4