Amateur Photographer

Viewpoint Geoff Harris


‘If photography is about storytelling, I would argue that it’s very much alive’

Back in August, famous German film director Wim Wenders ( etc) got a lot of coverage when he pronounced that photography as he knew it is dead, with smartphones sealing the coffin lid for good. It's well worth watching the video on the BBC

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