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" Preservation of visual memories - art, celebrity and royalty " ( 8 images ) © 🕉 www.aumphotos.com 2019 . ❤ 🕉
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Recently Wim Wenders Hon. RA , who made a film about legendary documentary photographer Sebastiao Salgado and is himself a widely exhibited photographer ( image 7) berated telephone photography. On this profile we have commented on the billions of telephone selfies taken and the time wasted on them; nonetheless, it is increasing📈. Image 1 shows a lady eschewing her #leica M camera in favour of her telephone at the Royal Academy of Arts summer exhibition. Conventional camera sales have dropped by 84% between 2010 - 2018 (Image 2)📉. #leica has worked with #Huawei to improve mobile telephone photography. 👑 Recently, the Queen ( a #leica photographer in the past - Image 3 ) has handed over patronage of the Royal Photographic Society to HRH The duchess of Cambridge, also a photographer who has used #canon dslr and is pictured holding a mirrorless electronic rangefinder camera (image 4). 👑
Large format analogue photography continues to attract celebrities and artists🎨. 👅Mick Jagger ( image 5) is shown next to a #Sinar Norma camera. Nadav Kander won a special Award at the #Sony world Photography exhibition in London with his gigantic images of China ( Image 6). Similarly, Wim Wenders , Hon. RA uses a #Linhof Technorama to make panoramic pictures, currently exhibited at the Royal Academy, London ( Image 7 )🖼 . A picture of the boxer Muhammed Ali shows pre Photoshop image manipulation ( Image 8).