Knut Skjærven: You photograph with what you describe as an old Medical Leica and a Russian lens from 1975. What is the story behind the camera and the lens and how do they influence your photography? Is there a reason for this particular combination? What is a Medical Leica? It must have another name as well, right? […]Continue Reading ...
Knut Skjærven: You are a film shooter. Many would say that you could make life much easier for yourself by going digital and yet you hesitate. I have heard you say that the camera is not only a service tool but that it also creates your vision. That is a fascination […]Continue Reading ...
I met Thomas Sandberg for the first time two years ago. I had approached Ostkreuzschule in Berlin. I had a question about a photograph made by Arno Fisher (1927-2011). I knew he had worked with Ostkreuzschule so I thought they must know. I wanted to know where the picture was taken. I wanted to go […]Continue Reading ...
Could you tell me what brought you into photography in the first place? You were brought up in the old East Germany. Do you see that resonated in your recent photography? How, by the way, did you experience The Fall of the Wall in 1989, and how did the new freedoms influence your photography? What […]Continue Reading ...
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