Pinhole Photos Learning to See in an Imperfect World

To make pinhole photos, your tools are reduced to the most rudimentary – a shaft of light emanating from a tiny opening, no lens, and no very clear notion of what the film is recording. The light works its own magic, and the photographer is appreciative bystander.

Pinhole photos insist we let go of certain standards and embrace instead a secretive, underlying beauty that until now was just beyond our view.