Dr Andreas Kaufmann

A visit to Wetzlar, meeting Dr Andreas H Kaufmann.

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Dr Andreas H Kaufmann, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Leica, and whose family is the majority owner of the Leica Company, invited us to visit Wetzlar. Good friend and fellow Leica shooter James Kezman also joined the visit. This followed a recent, friendly discussion on Facebook about Leica Manufacturing and Marketing (more on that below), so the trip was arranged …

Narrative – Single image or series?

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As some of you know, I am taking a short online course “Seeing Through Photographs“, organised by the Museum of Modern Art, New York. As part of the program, we were asked to pick one of the modules, and discuss our views on it. I chose the module which explored how photographs have been used to construct narratives that shape our …