The 2012 Olympics Shot With A 1948 Camera

The 2012 Olympics Shot With A 1948 Camera

In this age of dazzling digital technological advances, it’s nice to see an occasional salute to old ways. Such was the case in the 2012 London Olympics, when renowned photographer David Burnett chose to record the games with a 1940s Speed Graphic camera combined with a 1943 aerial reconnaissance lens. The beautiful and timeless results remind us that the most important tool is a photographer’s arsenal is his or her eye.

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