Twenty Nudes Number 19

Twenty Nudes

19. Mary. Nudes from the 1980s

nude from 1980s

Nudes from the 1980s when hair was big and everything was a little soft focus

Even the cameras were big. The header image was taken on a Mamiya RB 67, try picking one of those up and shoving it in your pocket. (Want to know a bit more about the RB67?) Even 35mm cameras were a fairly chunky piece of kit and all there was to capture the image was film. (If you wanted to make a phone call you had to find a big red box and have some change handy)

It is interesting to see that digital cameras have only just caught up with the resolution of 35mm cameras and, unless you spend somewhere between £3,000 to £30,000 you stand no chance of getting anywhere near the resolution of the Mamiya. Read more in What Camera Do I Need When Shooting Creative Nudes

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