Herzog. Any relation to Werner?
On Jul 14, 2008, at 12:38 PM, Don Bryant wrote:
Sorry Chris, I don't mean to hijack your thread, but what is really
me is the whole saga of Kodachrome film dying a slow death. It
it will be discontinued this year or next.
No, I'm not trying to preach doom and gloom as the moderators on
fond of saying. The year that Kodak stopped producing K25 was the
stopped shooting Kodachrome. There was something special about how
responded to light that I've not seen digital imaging or other films
Man, give me a roll of Kodachrome 25 and a Nikon/Leica camera and
set. Just look at the color work of Ernst Haas, Harry Callahan, Fred
Esther Bubley, Jim Hughes, and Helen Levitt to name just a few.
For a little bit of Kodachrome inspiration take a look at some of
In all honesty though, Kodachrome processing is really costly,
nasty; so it's demise is just a sign of the times. As its legacy
the past at least the slides won't fade away so quickly.