Commercial photographer and Canon Explorer Eberhard Schuy was one of the first to use the recently launched 50.6 Megapixel EOS 5DS DSLR. In an exclusive CPN interview and film we find out his thoughts on how Canon’s high-resolution DSLR cuts it in the studio…
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“So far I’ve only used medium format cameras and lenses on loan, depending on the job,” he explains, “and only when this quality was absolutely necessary. That was always a question: how to calculate [the cost of] a job. Now, with the EOS 5DS, the camera can be integrated into my studio and I think it will fully replace medium format photography. It is absolutely comparable.”
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Quest for Quality: Studio Sharpness from the EOS 5DS
About Ian Plant Ian Plant is a full-time professional photographer and writer living in Minnesota. He is a frequent contributor to several leading photo magazines, including Outdoor Photographer. Ian is the author/photographer of over a dozen print and electronic books, including the critically acclaimed Visual Flow: Mastering the Art of Composition. Ian leads several nature photography workshops, digital photo tours, and online classes each year. To view more of his work and online tutorials, visit his website http://www.ianplant.com or his blog http://www.ianplant.com/blog.
Born in 1908, Henri Cartier-Bresson was one of the most important photographers of the twentieth century. Best known for using a lightweight Leica camera to develop the concept of the “decisive moment”, Cartier-Bresson transformed photojournalism into an artform that balanced powerful subject matter with perfectly timed, elegant composition.
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The exhibition is centred around a private collection of prints, curated according to the particular tastes and interests of the collector. As a result, the exhibition contains a fascinating balance of images, some of which are well-known and some of which are virtually unseen.