Passion Pursued — An Interview With Camera Maker Dora Goodman

Ever since we saw the camera work of Dora Goodman a few months back, we’ve been meaning to get her on the Magazine for an interview. Now that we did, we can’t help but grin as we look at her work and read what she has to say. Dora is the perfect example for the saying “Follow your heart.” She left her career in 3d animated graphics to take up camera making and boy are we glad that she did. All of her cameras are carefully built, purposely designed, and beautiful in form. Learn more about her and her work in this short interview and who knows, you might just get bitten by the camera craft bug.
Disclaimer: Lomography Magazine will not be responsible for the major GAS (gear acquisition syndrome) that you are about to experience.

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Passion Pursued — An Interview With Camera Maker Dora Goodman
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Goodman One – The Open Source Camera

The Goodman One is an open source camera that I would like to share with anyone with access to a 3D printer. You’d not only have a chance to make it yourself using my assembly instructions, but to further tweak, finetune or even redesign and pass it on as well. I have already designed a rollfilm and sheetfilm back, viewfinders, cold flash mount and a couple of other accessories to attach, but would like to challenge all of you makers out there to go ahead and develop the camera even further.

The Goodman One could therefore be a device that is free yet professional tool allowing creative freedom for any experimental photographer. You can request various files, finetuned printer settings and a detailed notes on both the necessary particles and procedure needed to put the camera together. I truly hope it will reach as many of you out there as humanly possible and will open up new opportunities in the path of photography.

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Goodman One – The Open Source Camera
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Desert Island DSLR

I try to shoot atmospheres and the feelings that I have about a place, a moment, an occasion or a person. I try to ignore the physical stuff, as much as you can in photography, and concentrate on conveying the sense of being there. In street stuff it’s trying to capture the atmosphere of a place, even if it’s just a street. I look for the dramatic, beautiful, exciting and inspiring features of those places. Generally that’s around light and colour.

… and finally, what is your Desert Island DSLR?
The Nikon D850 is one of those cameras that really does do everything. It’s got enormous resolution, so many features such as the multi-exposure overlay, and incredible dynamic range.
Damian Demolder
Street photographer, journalist and educator.
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Desert Island DSLR
by Damian Demolder
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TR mini Debut!

The TR-M11 is a camera that was conceived around the concept of taking photos that will be popular on SNSs. With its evolved make-up functions and the addition of a new ring LED light, the TR-M11 offers a photo environment that is like having your own dedicated make-up artist and being in the studio of a professional photographer.

The design of TR-M11 allows you to easily carry it with you wherever you go, and to take selfies as you envision them at any time. You can also express yourself in even more individualistic and creative ways.

By offering the Handy Beauty Studio as a personal tool, Casio supports all women who have made selfies a part of their daily lives.

TR mini Debut!

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77 Reasons to Upgrade…

If you have an older EOS camera, find out how far Canon DSLR technology has moved on…

Canon EOS 77D
Canon’s new enthusiast DSLR offers the technology of the EOS 80D in a smaller, cheaper body. Phil Hall gives it a test

77 reasons why Canon’s new camera is better than yours!

more in PhotoPlus
The Canon Magazine
Issue 128 – July 2017

It’s a camera, it’s a lens, NO it’s a …

Power Bank !

REMAX Lycra Dual USB Power Bank – 10,000mAh design Lycra camera shape. Built-in 10,000mAh high capacity Polymer battery extends the battery life of your mobile device. Compatible for iPhone, Android phones and other mobile devices. Dual USB output allows you to charge up to two devices at once, convenient and efficient.

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