• This Photographer Has Shot NYC with a 1940s Camera for 50+ Years

    One year ago - By Peta Pixel

    Walk around on the streets of New York City long enough, and you may come across photographer Louis Mendes. He has shot street photos in the city for over 50 years , and he's easily recognized by his vintage camera and outfits. The New York Post made the inspiring 3-minute video above about Mendes' life and work.
    Mendes uses a 1940s Speed Graphic press camera and wears clothing that “compliments the camera.” And even as photography has transitioned into the digital realm, Mendes has stayed true to his lifelong love of film, particularly peel-apart instant film such as Fujifilm's FP-100C...
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